The upcoming football clash between Barcelona and Real Madrid at Camp Nou, popularly known as El Clasico, is an eagerly anticipated event in the football calendar. Both teams are determined to secure a win, and this match is poised to be exhilarating.
Barcelona sits comfortably in the top spot, holding a 9-point lead over Real Madrid. If they claim another victory, it will undoubtedly strengthen their position in the league and make it increasingly challenging for Real Madrid to catch up.
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Barcelona will be looking to continue their winning ways and maintain their lead at the top of the table when they host Real Madrid at Camp Nou. With a 12-point lead on the cards, the Catalan club will be aiming to secure a win to further strengthen their title challenge. However, Real Madrid will be looking to put a dent in Barcelona’s title hopes and close the gap on the league leaders.
Throughout the bulk of the season, the capital club has lagged behind their Clasico counterparts. Despite losing the last two meetings, though, Real Madrid managed to snag a victory in the reverse fixture and is determined to maintain this momentum.
As they prepare to take on Barcelona at Camp Nou, Real Madrid are eagerly anticipating the prospect of securing a league double. A victory in this high-profile match would undoubtedly reduce the gap to a mere six points, significantly spicing up the league’s run-in.
How To Watch Barcelona vs Real Madrid Live Streaming
Fans of LaLiga Santander may watch Sunday’s match between Barcelona and Real Madrid in the UK via LaLiga TV and Viaplay UK.
ESPN+ has the right to broadcast La Liga Santander in the United States. If you’re in India, though, you can live stream El Clasico on SonyLIV and Sports18.
Barcelona Team News: As we move onto the lineups, it’s worth noting that Barcelona will have to face Real Madrid without the services of Pedri and Ousmane Dembele. Nonetheless, they have a strong squad, featuring the likes of Robert Lewandowski, Frenkie de Jong, Gavi, and Ronald Araujo.
Real Madrid Team News: Meanwhile, Real Madrid have some good news, as Karim Benzema, who sustained an apparent injury during their midweek Champions League victory against Liverpool, is set to play on Sunday. David Alaba remains out of action, but Ferland Mendy has been passed fit to join the squad.
As for the predictions, both teams are expected to put up a fierce fight, with Barcelona currently having a home-ground advantage and excellent form.
However, Real Madrid will undoubtedly be eager to put a dent in Barcelona’s title challenge and pull off a win. With such high-quality players on display, we can expect a closely contested and high-scoring game. We expect Barcelona to snatch the victory against their arch-rival.
Final Predictions: Barcelona 3-2 Real Madrid