Athletic are looking for their first Copa Del Rey title since 1984, whilst Barcelona last won this competition back in 2018. Athletic have failed to win any of their last five games, however, they have only suffered one defeat and the rest have been draws, to see them sit 11th in LaLiga. Meanwhile Barcelona are third, following their El Clasico defeat against Real Madrid last weekend.
Due to the COVID pandemic, last years Copa Del Rey final was played just a couple of weeks ago and it featured Athletic Bilbao. However, they suffered a 1-0 defeat against Real Sociedad. Athletic made it to the 2021 final by beating Levante 3-2 on aggregate. Meanwhile Barcelona beat Sevilla 3-2 over two legs.