It’s here! Forget the World Cup – the biggest soccer game in the world is ‘El Clasico,’ and Real Madrid will battle Barcelona once again on Dec. 3. It’s going to be the definition of ‘epic,’ so don’t dare miss it! Click to watch.
Barcelona received some good news ahead of this match. Midfielder and team captain Andres Inesta, 32, is set to make his return to the team following an injury in October, according to ESPN FC. While playing Valencia, Andres damaged his knee ligaments, leading some to worry his season was over. Thankfully, he recovered ahead of schedule and will be part of this epic match, along with Lionel Messi, 29, Luis Suarez, 29, and Neymar, 24.
Real Madrid beat Barcelona 2-1 in April when the world powerhouses last faced each other. Real Madrid has the better record all-time in “El Clasico” with 72 victories against Barcelona in La Liga games. Barcelona has 68 all-time victories against Real Madrid in La Liga games.
If you are looking to watch Barcelona face Real Madrid, here’s what you need to know:
What: Barcelona will face Real Madrid in the first “El Clasico” of the 2016-2017 La Liga season.
When: Saturday, December 3 at 7:15 a.m. Pacific Time.
Where: Camp Nou, Barcelona, Spain.
TV Channel: beIN Sports (Comcast 423).