Real Madrid vs Barcelona: In the latest edition of the El Classico, multiple things are at stake for both Real Madrid and Barcelona. Real Madrid want to keep up themselves in the title race whereas Barcelona are looking to hold on for third place. Ahead of the game, here is our preview.
Real Madrid have advanced into the next round of the UEFA Champions League with a great win over Paris St Germain. The club was able to turn around the two-goal deficit to take part in the quarterfinals. They will face Chelsea in the quarterfinals of the Champions League. In the last five games in La Liga, Real Madrid have four wins and one draw to their name.
After a dismal start, Xavi is turning things for Barcelona. After the Camp Nou outfit fell out of the Champions League, they qualified for the quarterfinals of the Europa League. Barcelona have four wins and a draw in the last five games in La Liga.
Match: Real Madrid vs Barcelona
Date and Time: 21st March, 1:30 AM IST
Venue: Santiago Bernabeu
Real Madrid vs Barcelona Head-to-Head
Real Madrid and Barcelona have played 17 times in recent times. Barcelona have dominated the Selhurst Park outfit with six wins and eight draws.
Real Madrid vs Barcelona Team News
Real Madrid: Ferland Mendy is ruled out for the game against Barcelona. Karim Benzema remains doubtful for the fixture.
Barcelona: Alejandro Balde, Ansu Fati, Sergi Roberto and Samuel Umtiti remain unavailable for selection.
Real Madrid vs Barcelona Probable Playing XI
Thibaut Courtois; Dani Carvajal, Eder Militao, David Alaba, Nacho; Toni Kroos, Casemiro, Luka Modric; Marco Asensio, Isco, Vinicius Jr
Marc Ter Stegen; Dani Alves, Gerard Pique, Edu Garcia, Jordi Alba; Pedri, Sergio Busquets, Frenkie de Jong; Ousmane Dembele, Pierre Emerick Aubameyang, Ferran Torres
Real Madrid vs Barcelona D11 Team
Real Madrid vs Barcelona Probable Winners
Barcelona are all salvaging their campaign after the disastrous start with back-to-back wins. However, Real Madrid are a different side and are mentality monster. We predict Real Madrid to take home all three points on Sunday and keep their position on top of the table intact.
Predictions: Real Madrid 2-1 Barcelona
Real Madrid vs Barcelona Live Stream
The Real Madrid vs Barcelona game is available on MTV and Voot Select after VIACOM18 bought the rights.