El-classico ; All you need to know about el classico
It has been quite a long time since we are hearing the term el Classico ut today we gonna know about what exactly is El Classico and why it is called el Classico , so let’s have a look
what is El Classico
El Clasico is one of the most iconic and famous matches in soccer celebrating the intense rivalry between FC Barcelona And Real Madrid. It is the biggest football club game in the world, And it is recorded among most viewed annual sports events about 500 million viewers.
why it is called El-Clasico
the meaning of El-Clasico is English is the classic which comes to suggest as the simple in the outer looks and deeper and fierce in internal
How it all started
The rivalry comes about as Madrid and Barcelona are the two largest cities in Spain, and they are sometimes identified with opposing political positions, with Real Madrid viewed as representing Spanish nationalism and Barcelona viewed as representing Catalan nationalism. The rivalry is regarded as one of the biggest in world sport. The two clubs are among the richest and most successful football clubs in the world; in 2014 they were ranked the world’s two most valuable sports teams. Both clubs have a global fan-base; they are the world’s two most followed sports teams on social media.
Real Madrid leads the head to head results in competitive matches with 92 wins to Barcelona’s 90, while Barcelona leads in total matches with 109 wins to Real Madrid’s 96. Along with Athletic Bilbao, they are the only clubs in La Liga to have never been relegated.
who have won more classicos
Real Madrid and Barcelona have met, in total, 231 times across all competitions. Real Madrid leads the overall tally 93-90 with 48 draws. In each major competition in which these two teams would meet, Madrid has a better record.
who is the top scorer
Lionel Messi of FC Barcelona is the top scorer of El Classico scoring 21 goals