El Clasico

Barcelona's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi vies with Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo during the Spanish league Clasico football match on October 26, 2013
Barcelona vs. Real Madrid dates set for 2016-17
The first Barcelona vs. Real Madrid clash of 2016-17 will take place at Camp Nou in December, with the return El Clasico coming in late April.
Jul 15, 14:05
Cristiano Ronaldo has scored during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Real Madrid on April 2, 2016
Cristiano Ronaldo 'taunted by f****t chants'
Barcelona fans reportedly shouted the word 'f****t' at Cristiano Ronaldo during a minute's silence for Johan Cruyff.
Apr 7, 11:38
Barcelona's coach Luis Enrique shouts from the sidelines during the Spanish league football match FC Barcelona vs SD Eibar at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on October 25, 2015
Luis Enrique: 'We must pick ourselves up'
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique calls on his players to respond from their disappointing 2-1 defeat at home to Real Madrid in Saturday's La Liga El Clasico.
Apr 2, 22:12
Cristiano Ronaldo has scored during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Real Madrid on April 2, 2016
Zinedine Zidane: 'El Clasico victory could be turning point'
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane claims that Saturday's 2-1 win over Barcelona could act as "a turning point" for Los Blancos in the final weeks of the campaign.
Apr 2, 21:50
Zinedine Zidane appears prior to the game between Real Madrid and Deportivo La Coruna on January 9, 2016
Zinedine Zidane "very happy" with El Clasico win
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane praises his players following their 2-1 win over Barcelona in Saturday's El Clasico at Camp Nou.
Apr 2, 21:43
Cristiano Ronaldo has scored during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Real Madrid on April 2, 2016
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo hits winner as Real Madrid beat Barcelona at Camp Nou
Cristiano Ronaldo struck an 85th-minute winner for Real Madrid as the capital giants came from behind to beat Barcelona 2-1 in Saturday's El Clasico at Camp Nou.
Apr 2, 21:26
Three-headed Broadway star Neymar, Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi celebrate scoring during the Copa del Rey game between Barcelona and Valencia on February 3, 2016
Team News: Full-strength sides for El Clasico
Barcelona and Real Madrid are both able to name strong sides for El Clasico at Camp Nou.
Apr 2, 18:44
Sergio Ramos flexes his buttocks as Lionel Messi seeks attention during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Real Madrid on April 2, 2016
Live Commentary: Barcelona 1-2 Real Madrid - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the La Liga clash between Barcelona and Real Madrid at Camp Nou, which ended in a 2-1 away win.
Apr 2, 17:30
Sergio Ramos clutches a fetching washbag as he arrives for the game between Valencia and Real Madrid on January 3, 2016
Sergio Ramos: 'Real Madrid still best team in the world'
Real Madrid are still "the best team in the world", according to Los Blancos skipper Sergio Ramos, speaking ahead of Saturday's La Liga trip to Barcelona.
Apr 1, 21:05
FC Barcelona head coach Luis Enrique reacts during the UEFA Champions League Group E match between AS Roma and FC Barcelona at Stadio Olimpico on September 16, 2015
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique plays down 'MSN' versus 'BBC' talk
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique plays down claims that Saturday's El Clasico against Real Madrid will be decided by which attacking trio comes out on top.
Apr 1, 20:33
Raphael Varane for Real Madrid on November 4, 2014
Real Madrid's Raphael Varane ruled out of El Clasico
An ankle injury rules Real Madrid centre-back Raphael Varane out of Saturday's El Clasico against Barcelona at Camp Nou.
Apr 1, 19:26
Luis Enrique looks on prior to the Champions League round-of-16 second leg between Barcelona and Arsenal on March 16, 2016
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique looking for "knockout blow"
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique says that victory for his team in El Clasico on Saturday would put Real Madrid out of the La Liga title race.
Apr 1, 19:13
Zinedine Zidane appears prior to the game between Real Madrid and Deportivo La Coruna on January 9, 2016
Zinedine Zidane excited about first El Clasico as Real Madrid coach
Zinedine Zidane says that he will "enjoy" his first El Clasico showdown with Barcelona as Real Madrid head coach.
Apr 1, 15:37
Sergio Ramos celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Las Palmas and Real Madrid on March 13, 2016
Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos sets out objectives for El Clasico
Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos calls on his team to show "heart, character and attitude" in Saturday's El Clasico against Barcelona at Camp Nou.
Mar 31, 15:55
Neymar JR. (L) of FC Barcelona celebrates scoring their second goal with teammate Andres Iniesta (R) during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and FC Barcelona at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on November 21, 2015 in Madrid, Spain.
Andres Iniesta: 'El Clasico preparation not ideal'
Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta admits that the preparation for Saturday's El Clasico has not been ideal due to the recent international break.
Mar 31, 15:42
Barcelona's Lionel Messi stands next to Real Madrid duo Cristiano Ronaldo and Toni Kroos during the 'El Clasico' La Liga match on October 25, 2014
Preview: Barcelona vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews Saturday's La Liga clash between league leaders Barcelona and third-placed Real Madrid at Camp Nou.
Mar 31, 12:59
Gareth Bale celebrates scoring in Real Madrid's 10-2 win over Rayo Vallecano on December 20, 2015
Gareth Bale: 'Real Madrid can still beat Barcelona to La Liga title'
Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale insists that his side can still beat Barcelona and Atletico Madrid to the La Liga title this season.
Mar 30, 19:23
Isco of Real Madrid celebrates after scoring his team's opening goal during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and UD Las Palmas at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on October 31, 2015
Isco handed two-match ban following El Clasico red
Real Madrid midfielder Isco is awarded a two-match ban following his red card in Saturday's El Clasico, where he kicked out at Barcelona's Neymar in the latter stages.
Nov 25, 15:38
Luis Enrique Martinez faces the media during his official presentation as the new coach of FC Barcelona at Camp Nou on May 21, 2014
Luis Enrique wary of "flattery"
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique claims that "flattery can weaken you" as he calls for his team to focus following Saturday's 4-0 win over Real Madrid at the Bernabeu.
Nov 23, 18:58
FC Barcelona head coach Luis Enrique reacts during the UEFA Champions League Group E match between AS Roma and FC Barcelona at Stadio Olimpico on September 16, 2015
Luis Enrique still looking for improvement
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique says that his team can still improve despite their impressive performance in Saturday's 4-0 win at Real Madrid in La Liga.
Nov 23, 15:30
Dani Alves for Barcelona on February 1, 2015
Dani Alves: 'Cristiano Ronaldo must take criticism'
Barcelona defender Dani Alves says that Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo must be prepared to accept criticism of his performances after everything he has achieved.
Nov 23, 15:04
Barcelona's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi (L) vies with Real Madrid's French defender Raphael Varane during the Spanish league 'Clasico' football match Real Madrid CF vs FC Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on November 21, 2015.
Luis Enrique delighted with Lionel Messi return
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique reveals his delight after Lionel Messi made his return from a knee injury in Saturday's 4-0 win over Real Madrid at the Bernabeu.
Nov 23, 13:18
Luka Modric for Real Madrid on September 27, 2014
Luka Modric: 'Barcelona punished us'
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric calls on his team to 'learn from their mistakes' following Saturday's 4-0 home defeat to Barcelona in La Liga.
Nov 22, 17:47
Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo (L) vies with Barcelona's midfielder Sergi Roberto during the Spanish league 'Clasico' football match Real Madrid CF vs FC Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on November 21, 2014.
Emilio Butragueno: 'Barcelona were better than us'
Real Madrid sporting director Emilio Butragueno concedes that Barcelona "were far superior" to his team in Saturday's El Clasico, which the home side lost 4-0.
Nov 22, 17:34
Sergio Ramos for Real Madrid on September 20, 2014
Sergio Ramos asks Real Madrid fans for "forgiveness"
Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos asks the fans to forgive the team after their humbling 4-0 defeat to Barcelona in El Clasico.
Nov 22, 17:09
Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo (L) vies with Barcelona's midfielder Sergi Roberto during the Spanish league 'Clasico' football match Real Madrid CF vs FC Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on November 21, 2014.
Luis Enrique hails Sergi Roberto
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique brands 23-year-old midfielder Sergi Roberto "a great player" that has "drive, good movement and physicality".
Nov 22, 16:30
Real Madrid's Spanish coach Rafael Benitez shouts instructions to his players during the UEFA Champions League football match Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) vs Real Madrid, on October 21, 2015 at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris.
Guillem Balague: 'Rafael Benitez likely to be sacked'
Respected Spanish journalist Guillem Balague claims that Rafael Benitez is likely to be relieved of his duties as Real Madrid manager following Saturday's El Clasico.
Nov 22, 16:17
Barcelona's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi (L) vies with Real Madrid's French defender Raphael Varane during the Spanish league 'Clasico' football match Real Madrid CF vs FC Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on November 21, 2015.
Lionel Messi pleased with "great victory" in El Clasico
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi takes to Facebook to reveal his delight with his team's 4-0 win over Real Madrid in Saturday's El Clasico at the Bernabeu.
Nov 22, 16:04
Barcelona's Uruguayan forward Luis Suarez (L) celebrates a goal with Barcelona's Brazilian forward Neymar during the Spanish league 'Clasico' football match Real Madrid CF vs FC Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on November 21, 2015.
Luis Suarez: 'We did not expect 4-0 win'
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez admits that he was surprised by the 4-0 win that his team recorded over Real Madrid in Saturday's El Clasico in Madrid.
Nov 22, 15:51
Luis Suarez of FC Barcelona celebrates scoring their opening goal during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and FC Barcelona at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on November 21, 2015 in Madrid, Spain.
Luis Suarez: 'Real Madrid still in title race'
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez insists that Saturday's 4-0 win over Real Madrid at the Bernabeu has not decided the destination of the La Liga title.
Nov 22, 15:26
Javier Mascherano for Barcelona on February 11, 2015
Javier Mascherano suffers 'bruising' in El Clasico
Barcelona reveal that Javier Mascherano suffered 'bruising to his right thigh' in El Clasico, escaping a muscular problem which had initially been feared.
Nov 22, 15:13
Barcelona's players celebrate during the Spanish league 'Clasico' football match Real Madrid CF vs FC Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on November 21, 2015.
Jose Mourinho's son trolls Real Madrid fans after El Clasico defeat
Jose Mourinho Jr took little time in piling further misery on Real Madrid supporters when taking to Twitter to seemingly troll his father's former club.
Nov 22, 10:40
Luis Suarez of FC Barcelona celebrates scoring their opening goal during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and FC Barcelona at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on November 21, 2015 in Madrid, Spain.
Player Ratings: Real Madrid 0-4 Barcelona
Sports Mole takes a closer look at how each player performed during Barcelona's 4-0 win over Real Madrid in La Liga.
Nov 21, 20:57
Neymar JR. (L) of FC Barcelona celebrates scoring their second goal with teammate Andres Iniesta (R) during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and FC Barcelona at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on November 21, 2015 in Madrid, Spain.
Match Analysis: Real Madrid 0-4 Barcelona
Sports Mole dissects the 90 minutes of action as Barcelona record a 4-0 win over Real Madrid at the Bernabeu in La Liga.
Nov 21, 20:15
Barcelona's Uruguayan forward Luis Suarez (L) celebrates a goal with Barcelona's Brazilian forward Neymar during the Spanish league 'Clasico' football match Real Madrid CF vs FC Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on November 21, 2015.
Result: Barcelona blow Real Madrid away in El Clasico
Barcelona thrash rivals Real Madrid 4-0 at the Bernabeu to move six points clear at the top of La Liga.
Nov 21, 19:09
Barcelona's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring a goal during their Spanish League football match between FC Barcelona and Mallorca FC on October 29, 2011
Team News: Lionel Messi named on the bench for El Clasico
Barcelona's Lionel Messi is only fit enough for a place on the bench for the El Clasico showdown against Real Madrid.
Nov 21, 16:36
Head coach Diego Pablo Simeone of Atletico de Madrid claps during the UEFA Champions League Group C match between Club Atletico de Madrid and FC Astana at Vicente Calderon stadium on October 21, 2015 in Madrid, Spain.
Diego Simeone 'not interested' in Clasico result
Diego Simeone reveals that he has "no interest" in the Clasico result as he prefers to focus solely on his own team.
Nov 21, 16:03
Barcelona's Uruguayan forward Luis Suarez (L) celebrates a goal with Barcelona's Brazilian forward Neymar during the Spanish league 'Clasico' football match Real Madrid CF vs FC Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on November 21, 2015.
Live Commentary: Real Madrid 0-4 Barcelona - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of El Clasico as Real Madrid welcomed Barcelona to the Bernabeu in Spain's top flight.
Nov 21, 15:15
A general view prior to the UEFA Champions League Group B match between Real Madrid CF and Liverpool FC at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on November 4, 201
El Clasico to have 'highest security operation at a sporting event'
Spain's minister of security says that this evening's El Clasico clash between Real Madrid and Barcelona will have the biggest ever security operation at a sporting event.
Nov 21, 15:01
FC Barcelona head coach Luis Enrique reacts during the UEFA Champions League Group E match between AS Roma and FC Barcelona at Stadio Olimpico on September 16, 2015
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique calls for big "atmosphere" in El Clasico
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique says that he wants the fans to create a big "atmosphere" in Saturday's El Clasico at the Bernabeu.
Nov 20, 16:59

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