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Spanish public broadcaster RTVE has been awarded the rights to broadcast the final of the Copa del Rey tournament between FC Barcelona and Sevilla FC on 21 April, outbidding Mediaset.

copa del rey 12 apr 2018Even though the Real Federación Española de Fúbtol (RFEF) has not disclosed details of RTVE’s bid, some reports are saying that around €3.5 million was paid for the single game.

With FC Barcelona out of the Champions League but close to winning LaLiga, the Catalan team is looking to win its fourth Copa del Rey in a row. Last time Sevilla FC won the tournament was in 2010, but the Andalusian team has reached its second final in the last three years.

The game is to be played in Atlético de Madrid’s shiny new stadium, the Wanda Metropolitano.