Real Madrid welcomed to the palace by King Felipe IV

King Felipe VI of Spain welcomed and congratulated the 2017 Copa Del Rey champions Real Madrid at the Royal Palace in the Spanish capital.

The president of the club, head coach Pablo Laso and his staff, along with the players of the were congratulated by King Felipe for winning the trophy on February 19 in Vitoria against Valencia.

It was a welcome distraction for Real, who have lost three straight games in all competitions.