On Monday and Tuesday evening, the round of 16 matches of the The Kings Cup 2024 were held, which as is usually the "most expensive tournament" were very exciting.
Al-Hilal is the defending champion of the last edition of the King's Cup after beating Al-Wahda on penalties, while Al-Ahli is the most decorated club with this shield in 13 times, so Jeddah City Club is called the "Castle of Cups".
In this report, we will learn together about the results of the round of 16 matches of the Cup, the clubs that qualified for the quarter-finals and more.
Teams qualified for the quarter-finals of The King's cup
Al-Faisaly qualified for the quarter-finals after beating Al-Najma with three clean goals on Monday evening, and then a heated match was held between Al-Khaleej and Damak at Prince Mohammed bin Fahd Stadium that ended in an original and extra time with a positive 1-1 draw.
After resorting to penalties, Al-Khaleej managed to win 5-6 and qualify for the quarter-finals, with Al-Hilal, who spared no effort in winning a clean treble over Al-Hazm.
Wednesday was also hot, starting with the victory of cooperation over Al-Wahda with two goals without a response and consequently the elimination of the runner-up of the last edition, then Al-Shabab won in extra time hard-earned Al-Fateh with two goals to one.
Al-Nassr received at the "First Park" stadium his counterpart Al-Ittifaq, and the goalless draw remained camped until the 107th minute when Sadio Mane scored the winning goal and cross to the quarter-finals, or Al-Ittihad crushed Al-Fayhaa with a clean triple.
When is the 2024 King's cu[ quarter-final draw?
Previously, the draw for the round of 32 determined the course of the competition until the final, but in the 2023-24 edition the SAFF decided to increase the excitement by holding a draw for each round.
The draw for the quarter-finals of the Saudi King Cup 2024 is scheduled to be held on Thursday, November 2, 2023, at half past seven Mecca time.