WATCH LIVE: Barcelona Vs Real Madrid (Pre-Season El Clasico).
Barcelona and Real Madrid this evening will meet in an El Clasico in Texas. The two giants have taken their rivalry over to America as part of a pre-season tour. Blaugrana boss Xavi has seen his pre-season preparations disrupted by illness, while Jude Bellingham is already on the scoresheet for his new club.
El Clasico is one of the biggest fixtures football has to offer and, while a friendly in name, is likely to be quite the contest.
Date, kick-off time and venue
Barcelona vs Real Madrid is scheduled at 21:00 GMT kick-off time today, Saturday July 29, 2023. The AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas will host.
Barcelona vs Real Madrid Team News
Barcelona XI: Kounde, Araujo, Christensen, Balde; De Jong, Pedri, Gundogan; Pedri, Lewandowski, Dembele
Subs: Dest, Martinez, Gavi, Ansu Fati, Ferran, Lenglet, Inaki Pena, Ez Abde, Alonso, Kessi, Roberto, Raphinha, Eric, Astralaga, Casado, Yamal, Garrido, Lopez, Faye, Valle.
Real Madrid XI: Courtois; Carvajal, Militao, Alaba, Mendy; Tchouameni, Camavinga, Bellingham, Valverde; Rodrygo, Vinicius Jr
Subs: Lunin, Nacho, Kroos, Modric, Joselu, Odriozola, Vazquez, Garcia, Brahim, Rudiger, Pineiro, Paz, Gonzalez
Barcelona vs Real Madrid Prediction
Expect goals. While the pressure is off somewhat, both teams will be looking to make a statement against such a big rival.
Head to head (h2h) history and results
Real Madrid wins: 102
Barcelona wins: 99