El Clasico in the semi final of the Copa del Rey

It is known that FC Barcelona will face Real Madrid in the Semi final of the Copa del Rey after the Fri­day draw that took place at the Ben­i­to Vil­la­marin Sta­di­um. It is this same venue that the finals of the season’s Copa del Rey com­pe­ti­tion will be played. Aside from El Cla­si­co draw, the oth­er will see Real Betis and Valen­cia come to a chal­lenge in order to secure a spot in the finals.

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Messi vs Real Madrid

Just after five games in 2017/2018 La Liga cam­paign, Lionel Mes­si has net­ted nine goals which is his best start of a new sea­son. With this new record of nine goals in 5 games, the Argen­tine have scored as many goals as the entire Real Madrid team. Infact, just Real Sociedad (11 goals) and Atleti­co Madrid (10) have scored more than Leo in the first five games. While Real Madrid and Valen­cia equals the Argentine’s goals after five games.

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Could this be corruption in FIFA

Court of Arbi­tra­tion for Sport (CAS) have decid­ed to reduce the penal­ty of not buy­ing and reg­is­ter­ing play­ers lev­eled against Real Madrid for just one trans­fer win­dow. This would make Los Blan­cos eli­gi­ble to buy and reg­is­ter play­ers by 2017 sum­mer trans­fer. Remem­ber that Barcelona was in the same sit­u­a­tion but FIFA had turned down their appeal.

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Barcelona 1–1 Real Madrid: Sergio Ramos helps Los Blancos to continue unbeaten streak

messi-clasicoThe game began on a slow mood with both side not ready to take the risk of being under counter attack from its oppo­nent. The first half went on with oppor­tu­ni­ties of Real Madrid scor­ing but did not con­vert their chances. The sec­ond half saw the head­er goal by Luis Suarez but was lat­er nul­li­fied by anoth­er head­er goal from Ser­gio Ramos.

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Luis Enrique: We deserve three points in the game

luis-enriqueAfter the Cla­si­co game, Luis Enrique accept­ed there’s need to improve in upcom­ing games. Although, he stressed that there’s need for improve­ment on his team but foot­ball have not being fair on his side after the late goal scored by Ser­gio Ramos. He thinks Barcelona deserve a win against Real Madrid.

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The extraordinary coverage of El Clasico

coverage of clasicoThe Cla­si­co game is not just an ordi­nary game between two clubs. It is a fix­ture and stage to see the biggest sport­ing rival­ry in his­to­ry. The game is sched­uled to kick off at 4:15 on Sat­ur­day (today) and we expect the world to view the game. But the atten­tion the Cla­si­co draws is unheard of.

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