Soccer News – Barcelona-Real Madrid
Barca are the new champions of Spain. They officially won the title last week against Deportivo La Coruna at the Estadio Riazor. When you add the Copa del Rey which Barca won against Sevilla, it have been a good season for the Catalans.
At the moment Barcelona have 86 points won and a record of 26 wins and 8 draws. They are still unbeaten from the beginning of the season, which is really impressive. In their last five games the Catalans won three times and made two draws.
Real Madrid on the other hand didn’t have the best season in La Liga. The Los Blancos are third in the league standings with 71 points. They have a record of 21 wins, 8 draws and 5 losses since the start of the campaign. Of course, they qualified for the Champions League final in Kiev, so their season is not that bad. If they win the trophy against Liverpool, it will be success for them.
During the week Real Madrid had a tough match against Bayern Munich in the Champions League. It remains to be seen how this is going to affect Zinedine Zidane’s team in the El Clasico against Barcelona. One thing is for sure – Barca’s players are going to be more fresh in this clash. Is this going to decisive in the match? We shall wait and see.
For Barca winning is important. They will want to keep their unbeaten record, especially against Real Madrid.
The Los Blancos on the other hand are thinking mainly about the Champions League. But this match is important for them as well.
These are our thoughts for the El Clasico between Barcelona and Real Madrid.