Barcelona, guaranteed runners-up in La Liga after a 0-0 draw at Getafe. They are set to face Real Betis in the Supercopa de Espana semi-finals this season page.
Barcelona will face Real Betis in the semi-finals of next season’s Supercopa de Espana after Xavi Hernandez’s side secured a place in La Liga runners-up. Liga following Sunday’s 0-0 draw at Getafe, according to Deario Sport ufabet.
According to the rules of the 2022-2023 Super Copa de Espana or Spanish Super Cup, La Liga runners-up will face the Copa del Rey champions. It means Barcelona will face Real Betis of Manuel Luis Pellegrini of the Spanish Cup winners in a bid to qualify for the final of the tournament next season.
The other pair will meet last season’s La Liga champions Real Madrid with Copa del Rey runners-up Valencia. So there’s a chance there will be an ‘El Clasico’ match. In the final of the Supercopa de Espana for the third time in a row after 2020 and 2021.
If they had failed to qualify for the competition. It has been report that Simeone would have had to renegotiate the terms of his £34m-a-year contract – a figure. Which makes him the highest-paid manager in European football.