The campeonato de espa a copa de su majestad el rey commonly known as copa del rey or simply la copa is an annual knockout football competition in spanish football organized by the royal spanish footb. The 2012 13 copa del rey was the 111th staging of the copa del rey the competition began on 29 august 2012 and ended on 17 may 2013 with the final held at the santiago bernab u in madrid in which atl. The 2011 12 copa del rey was the 110th staging of the copa del rey the competition began on 31 august 2011 and ended on 25 may 2012 with the final which was held at the vicente calder n stadium in mad. The 2018 19 copa del rey is the 117th staging of the copa del rey the winners will be assured a place for the 2019 20 uefa europa league group stage barcelona are the four time defending champions tim. 2012 13 2014 15 the 2013 14 copa del rey was the 112th staging of the copa del rey the competition began on 4 september 2013 and ended on 16 april 2014 with the final the final took place at mestalla.