Barcelona will host Real Sociedad in the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey tonight. It’s an 8:00 pm GMT kick-off at Camp Nou, on Wednesday, 25 January 2023. Let’s learn how to watch Barcelona vs Real Sociedad live stream free online, team news, lineup, and prediction.
- Barcelona vs Real Sociedad | Copa del Rey
- Date: Wednesday, 25 January 2023
- Kick-off Time: 8:00 pm GMT | 3:00 pm ET | 1:30 am IST (Thursday)
- Venue: Camp Nou, Barcelona
Xavi’s Barcelona has been magnificent in domestic competitions despite suffering another early Champions League exit. Earlier this month, Barcelona absolutely dominated Real Madrid to win by 3-1 goals and clinched the Super Cup.
Xavi’s men are also leading the league, 3 points clear of 2nd place Real Madrid.
Barcelona will look to continue their quest to win a record 32nd Copa del Rey. It will be a delicious match-up against an in-form La Real side.
Real Sociedad has won their last 9 matches on the trot. They will feel confident about this crucial match. Real Sociedad will look to win their second domestic trophy in four years, having won the delayed 2020 Copa del Rey.
How to Watch Barcelona vs Real Sociedad Live?
Here’s how you can watch the Copa del Rey quarter-final game live in the USA, UK, and India.
In the United States, ESPN+ will provide a live stream of Barcelona vs Real Sociedad. It’s a 3:00 pm ET kick-off. You can get an ESPN+ subscription for $9.99 per month, or save over 15% with an ESPN+ Annual Plan at $99.99 per year. You can also bundle ESPN+ (With Ads) with Disney+ (With Ads) and Hulu (With Ads) for $12.99 per month.
Unfortunately, this match is not available on TV or live stream in the UK.
No live streaming or TV broadcasting is available for this game in India.
Barcelona vs Real Sociedad Team News
Xavi is set to deploy his first-choice squad. Robert Lewandowski and Ferran Torres are back after serving their suspension.
Andreas Christensen is a doubt for this one. He appeared to hurt his hamstring in the Getafe game. Ronald Araujo could come in to replace him.
On the other hand, the Real Sociedad squad is ravaged by injury issues. Alex Sola, Mikel Merino, Ander Guevara, Andoni Gorosabel, Jon Pacheco, Sadiq Umar, Martín Merquelanz, and Mohamed-Ali Cho are all out injured.
Probable Barcelona XI
Ter Stegen; Kounde, Araujo, Garcia, Alba; Pedri, Busquets, De Jong; Dembele, Lewandowski, Raphinha
Probable Real Sociedad XI
Remiro; Elustondo, Zubeldia, Le Normand, Rico; Mendez, Illarramendi, Zubimendi; Silva; Sorloth, Oyarzabal
Barcelona vs Real Sociedad Prediction
The Copa del Rey quarter-final battle tonight will be a delicious game to watch.
Both Barcelona and Real Sociedad have been in excellent form. Xavi’s men are full boost after beating Real Madrid earlier this month.
On the other hand, La Real is more than capable of making it a tough night for the home fans. However, it’s a long way uphill for Real Sociedad with an injury-ravaged side.
We predict Barcelona will win the game. Barcelona 3-1 Real Sociedad.