Barcelona vs Real Madrid (El Clasico) will take place at Camp Nou on Wednesday, 18th December. It is the first Clasico of this season that was initially scheduled to be played about 52 days ago.
Both teams are currently tied in regards to the points gathered so far with 16 games played. Barcelona are currently leading with the score difference which will not matter if they lose this one.
Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Antoine Greizmann, the star-studded trio, should be starting in the front lineup where Messi would be looking to add to his totaly tally of 26 El Clasico goals so far.
Ousmane Dembele and Arthur will miss out on one of the most anticipated matches of the year due to injuries.
Nelson Semedo is back from his injury absence and shall be available to start this Wednesday against the Los Blancos.
Eden Hazard will have to wait for his first ever El Clasico as he is suffering from a foot injury.
Hazard is not the only name that will miss out on the clash against Barcelona. James Rodriguez, Marcelo, Lucas Vazquez and Marco Ascensio will also be sidelined due to injuries.
Ferland Mendy is available after sitting out his suspension, but the full-back is expected to be played by Zinedine Zidane out of his position.
Casemiro was rested during the weekend, but shall start against the Catalans along with Gareth Bale and Vinicius Junior.
Barcelona vs Real Madrid Predicted Lineups
Ter Stegen, Semedo, Pique, Lenglet, Alba, Rakitic, Busquets, De Jong, Messi, Suarez, Griezmann
Courtois, Carvajal, Varane, Ramos, Mendy, Kroos, Casemiro, Valverde, Rodrygo, Benzema, Vinicius
Match Predictions Barcelona vs Real Madrid
Barcelona have been dominant over their arch-rivals in the recent years, hence they will head in with great confidence. They are expected to continue with their recent form and dominate this time again.
The Catalans have scored 43 goals so far this season, ten more than Real Madrid.
Keeping that in mind and Barcelona’s recent performance in the season and the El Clasicos, it is clear as day that the scales are tipping in host’s favor for this one.
Nonetheless, Fans and viewers all over the world will get to watch a full-blooded clash that could be the title decider.
Predicted Score: Barcelona 2-0 Real Madrid
Barcelona versus Real Madrid Head-to-Head
Madrid have just won four of their 19 La Liga encounters against Barcelona over the span of 10 years, as the last win was at Camp Nou in April 2016.
Moreover, Real Madrid are currently on a 6 match losing streak against their arch-rivals in Spanish Super Cup.
Luis Suarez scored a hat-trick in a 5-1 win in the corresponding fixture in the previous season.
Barcelona versus Real Madrid TV Live Stream Info
Where to Watch
Barcelona vs Real Madrid can be watched on beIN Sports, Supersport Africa, LaLiga TV, Ziggo Sports Dutch, Canal Sport Poland, Match TV Russia, ESPN Brasil, Futbol Ukraine and Sportklub Serbia.
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Competition: La Liga
Date: Wednesday, 18th December 2019
Kick-off at: 20:00 UK / 21:00 CET
Venue: Nou Camp, Barcelona