The Spanish Cup is running in the quarter of finals, fantastic stage to a watch a great football, indeed, the expectations and dreams of the smaller teams could bring unexpected outcomes where for sure, we will appreciate how some teams will put in several troubles the strongest sides.
Alaves plays in La Liga, therefore they will not be an unfamiliar opponent for Valencia. The locals are sitting third in the domestic competition while Alaves tries to leave the drop zone due to their current 18th position.
Both of them are deserved teams to be competing in this quarter-finals, Alaves has beaten Formentera by 5-1 on the aggregate and Valencia has obtained the same aggregate of 5-1 overcoming Las Palmas. So this clash, regardless that Valencia is the favourite and the main candidate to come through the next round, Alaves has the potential and the armoury to put in hazards the knockout and play the second leg still alive in the competition.