|Last Five Games||Date||Competition|
|L||Real BetisRBB||1-0||ValenciaVCF||27 Oct, 2012||Spanish Primera División|
|W||BATE BorisovBATE||0-3||ValenciaVCF||23 Oct, 2012||UEFA Champions League|
|W||ValenciaVCF||3-2||Athletic BilbaoBIL||20 Oct, 2012||Spanish Primera División|
|L||LevanteLEV||1-0||ValenciaVCF||7 Oct, 2012||Spanish Primera División|
|W||ValenciaVCF||2-0||LilleLOSC||2 Oct, 2012||UEFA Champions League|
Ernesto Valverde knows rivals Espanyol will be no pushovers in the cup and says his side "have to be switched on if we want to reach the semifinal."
Atletico Madrid won again as Jan Oblak was stout in goal and Kevin Gameiro scored the lone goal in a 1-0 win over Eibar.
Real Madrid director of institutional relations Emilio Butragueno says he expects a "dangerous" tie against neighbours Leganes.
Jordi Alba labelled Lionel Messi "the best player in the world by a distance" after the two combined for three of Barcelona's goals on Thursday.