Barcelona will look to get revenge on Actual Madrid tonight in El Clasico because the Catalan membership proceed to enhance below new supervisor Xavi.
Barca have been overwhelmed 2-1 by Madrid within the reverse fixture in October below Ronald Koeman however their fortunes turned after hiring the membership legend.
Underneath Xavi, Barca have gone 11 video games unbeaten and though they nonetheless sit 15 factors behind Actual Madrid, they will enhance their top-four hopes with a win.
Carlo Ancelotti’s facet are closing in on reclaiming their LaLiga crown from metropolis rivals Atletico and can need to wrap up the title as rapidly as potential forward of their latter levels of the Champions League.
Right here’s all the pieces it’s good to know forward of El Clasico tonight.
When is Actual Madrid vs Barcelona?
The match will kick off at 8pm GMT on Sunday 20 March on the Bernabeu, Madrid.
How can I watch it?
The match shall be proven stay within the UK on Premier Sports activities 1, with protection ranging from 7:30pm. Premier Sports activities clients also can stream the match stay on the Premier Sports activities participant.
Within the US, El Clasico could be streamed on ESPN+.
Karim Benzema is a significant doubt for Actual Madrid. The ahead picked a calf damage final weekend and faces a late health check, whereas Ferland Mendy is out.
Gerard Pique returned to motion within the Europa League in midweek, however Ansu Fati and Sergio Roberto are out. Barcelona confronted Galatasaray on Thursday so Xavi might make adjustments to his facet.
Actual Madrid: Courtois; Carvajal, Militao, Alaba, Marcelo; Casemiro, Modric, Kroos; Asensio, Benzema, Vinicius Jr
Barcelona: Ter Stegen; Alves, Pique, Garcia, Alba; Busquets, De Jong, Pedri; Dembele, Aubameyang, Torres
Actual Madrid: 11/10
Actual Madrid have been snug winners on the Nou Camp final day trip, however that is set to be a much more aggressive sport given Barcelona’s enchancment below Xavi. It might be an entertaining one, too, with each groups in good kind. Actual Madrid 2-2 Barcelona.