Barcelona will face AD Ceuta FC in the Copa del Rey Round of 16 match on the 18th of January. Two teams (Barcelona vs Ceuta) will go against each other at Alfonso Murube Stadium in Ceuta. This is all you need to know about Agrupación Deportiva Ceuta Fútbol Club.
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History of Barcelona vs Ceuta
Barcelona has faced Ceuta 3 times in history and Copa del Rey has been the competition which brought them together on all three occasions.
- Barcelona 5 : 1 Ceuta | Copa del Rey 2010/11 R064 (2nd Leg)
- Ceuta 0 : 2 Barcelona | Copa del Rey 2010/11 R064 (1st Leg)
- Ceuta 0 : 3 Barcelona | Copa del Rey 2000/01 R032
Ceuta FC is yet to score a goal against Catalan giants and the 18th (Barcelona vs Ceuta) might be their opportunity.
Did you know? Sergi Roberto made his Barça debut against AD Ceuta in Copa Del Rey in the year 2010. #fcblive pic.twitter.com/oOINKD9Xrf— BarçaTimes (@BarcaTimes) January 7, 2023
Overview of the Club
Agrupación Deportiva Ceuta Fútbol Club is based in the city of Ceuta, Spain. Here are some interesting facts about AD Ceuta FC before Barcelona vs Ceuta game.
- Full Name – Agrupación Deportiva Ceuta Fútbol Club
- Nickname – Caballas (Mackerels)
- Founded – 9 July 1956 (66 years ago as Club Atlético de Ceuta)
- Stadium – Alfonso Murube Ceuta, Spain (Capacity – 6,500)
- President – Luhay Hamido
- Head Coach – José Juan Romero
- Website – Club Website
Progress of AD Ceuta FC
AD Ceuta FC has a long history of 66 years and they have managed to progress up to the 2nd tier of the Spanish League and currently play in the 3rd division (Primera Division RFEF). They have managed to successfully climb 2 Divisions in the last 2 seasons.
21/22 – Promoted to third tier
20/21 – Promotion to 4th division
11/12 – Relegated from 3rd league
97/98 – Promoted to third tier
90/91 – relegated from 3rd league
80/81 – Relegated from 2nd league
79/80 – Promoted to 2. Liga
76/77 – Promoted to third tier
2022/23 Season for Ceuta FC
Even though AD Ceuta FC managed to promote to the Primera Division RFEF which is the 3rd tier of the Spanish League, they are struggling in the relegation zone this season.
They have played 17 matches this season in Primera Division RFEF and only managed to win 2 games, recording 1 Draw and 14 Losses. Ceuta FC only has 7 points with only 16 goals scored in 17 games.
Players to Watch
Top Goal Scorers
4 – A. Cuevas (Central Midfield)
3 – P. García (Centre-Forward)
2 – J. López (Central Midfield)
Top Assist Providers
3 – L. Beltrán (Left Winger)
1 – A. Cuevas (Central Midfield)
NOCHE MÁGICA ✨— AD CEUTA FC (@ADCeuta_FC) January 3, 2023
Estamos en octavos de final 🔥
¡SI SE PUEDE! 🙌🤩
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