El Clásico (Real madrid vs Barcelona)
Football match said to be El Clasico when ever two professional teams Real madrid and Barcelona face each other on field.
EL Clasico got a history a reason why that match is soo famous.
Madrid and Barcelona are two large city of spain. That’s why rivalry comes about due to potitical positions. That rivalry known as one of the biggest in the world sport and both clubs are well famous for the richness and successfullness. Forbes ranked both teams as world most valuable sports teams in 2014. Both have Global fanbase and declar as most followed sports teams on social media.
Star’s of spain
Real madrid and Barcelona are the only clubs which have never been demoted. Real madrid leads results in competitive matches with 95 win to Barcelona’s 93 and Barcelona leads in overall matches with 113 wins to real madrid’s 99
1943 Copa del Generalísimo semi-finals
On 13 june 1943 at Copa Del Generalisimo Barcelona was defeated by Real madrid 11-1 at home in the second leg of a semi final . Barcelona fans were banned from travelling to Madrid. Barcelona team were insulted and they were targeted with stones as soon as they left their hotel at day of the second leg
The rivalry was started during the 1950s when the clubs disputed the signing of Alfredo Di Stefano. He was impressed by both Real madrid and Barcelona while they were playing for Los Millionarios in Colombia. Both teams try to assign him, due to conflict the Rivalry start.however it was decided that both team will share te players in alternate seasns.
In 2002 Real madrid Presidential candidate(Florentino Perez) offered Barcelona’s vice caption Luis Figo at transfer fee of $2.4million if he won elections. If the player broke the deal he have to pay $30 Million to real madrid perez when the deal was confirmed figo denied everything. The only way Barcelona can stop the transfer he have to pay the penalty clause, $30 Million. And that is fifth highest transfer fee in the history to sign their own player
In previous years, rivalry was increase due to the rivalry between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.
Over All Matches history
Presently 273 matches have been played between these two clubs from those Real madrid win 99 matches and Barcelona win 113 and remaining matches are draws(61).