El Clasico: Barcelona the lifeblood of the Catalonia region
El Clasico is the biggest game in world football. This is not a subjective statement either — there is simply nothing compared to it in terms of impact and feeling, significance and consequence. Millions the world over watch Barcelona and Real Madrid battle for, not just footballing superiority, but the very soul of a nation.…
Three reasons you must watch the El Clasico
El Clasico in Spanish football history marks the fierce rivalry between the two best football playing teams in the world- Real Madrid and Barcelona. Their rivalry is one that has always been packed with emotion over the years, with scintillating and breathtaking football performance. The first leg of this year’s El Clasico at the Nou…
What can Liverpool learn from El Clasico?
The chief hallmarks of this strange season for the Bernabeu giants have been inconsistency and unpredictability - in terms of team selection, tactics and overall quality of performance...
Five things we learnt from El Clasico
Barcelona emerged from a thrilling Clasico the more satisfied on Sunday as the 10-man Catalans edged closer to a first unbeaten La Liga season following a 2-2 draw with Real Madrid.
Dominant Barca move 14 points clear of Real Madrid
Barcelona opened a commanding 14-point lead over bitter rivals Real Madrid at the top of La Liga as goals from Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi and Aleix Vidal handed the visitors a 3-0 win at the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday.
Madrid 'obliged' to win politicised El Clasico
Real Madrid are "obliged" to beat Barcelona on Saturday (1200GMT) to maintain any hope of retaining La Liga in an El Clasico clash handed extra intrigue by the political cloud overshadowing "the biggest game in world football".
Politically divided Spain united by El Clasico rivalry
Often symbolised as pitting the pride of Catalonia against Spain's capital, the 'El Clasico' between Barcelona and Real Madrid is a match laced with political and social as much as sporting tension.
El Clasico switched to December 23
La Liga president Javier Tebas confirmed on Monday that the first El Clasico of the season between Real Madrid and Barcelona will be played on December 23 at 1:00 pm (1200GMT).
Real Madrid vs Barcelona: Five things we learned
It's been a very interesting pre-season for some of Europe's top teams and we have witnessed some very fantastic matchups. Football fans in America are having a great time as most of these teams have been playing their games in the U.S. The sport is growing rapidly in the country and all the teams are…