Tag Archive for ‘Clasico’

Mourinho: “Benzema and Higuain won’t start together”

Following are the comments by Mourinho on tomorrow’s first Clasico of the season at Camp Nou. Benzema and Higuain will not play together tomorrow. It is very difficult to say right now which team will play. The team would also like to travel the same day, me too. We will go, rest a bit and [...]

Clasico is finally clinched! Barcelona 1-2 Real Madrid

1445 - Number of days it had been since we had last gotten three points out of Barcelona in La Liga. The last time was a 4-1 victory on 7 May 2008. 1581 - Number of days it had been since we had won at Camp Nou in La Liga. A 1-0 victory thanks to a [...]

El Clasico lookahead: Real Madrid Camp

Having heard (read?) from two Barcelona fans, it’s time to look at the Real Madrid camp. How are the whites shaping up before the Clasico? Having been on a 15 game winning streak, will this be the end or will we march on? Just like the Barcelona camps’ story, I spoke to two Madridistas for [...]

El Clasico lookahead: Barcelona camp

With El Clasicoa little over 24 hours to go from now, the tension and excitement is building like each time. Both sets of fans want their side to triumph and think they will too. It doesn’t matter if Real Madrid are on a 15 game unbeaten run or if Barcelona haven’t been at their best [...]

10 Conclusions : Barcelona 3-2 Real Madrid (SuperCopa 2nd leg)

It’s a shame that this sort of an image is being used for a Clasico but more on that later. The 2nd leg of SuperCopa at NouCamp finished 3-2 with the aggregate score being 5-4 to Barcelona. The Catalans beating us in the SuperCopa for the very first time. Goals from Barcelona came through Iniesta [...]