Kriralok Desk: Barcelona will face arch-rivals Real Madrid in the final of the Spanish Super Cup.
The match will start at King Fahd Stadium in Riyadh on Sunday (January 16) at 1 a.m. This is the second El-Clasico of the season. And in club football, the match between Real Madrid and Barcelona is called the most high-voltage match. In the first semi-final, Real Madrid’s game with Valencia was tied 1-1 at the scheduled time. Carlo Ancelotti’s side booked their ticket to the final after winning the tiebreaker 4-3.
Los-Blancos will share Barca’s 13 titles in the Super Cup if they win this match. However, Real boss Carlo Ancelotti is missing Lucas Vasquez, Eduardo Camavinga and Eder Militao due to injuries.
On the other hand, Barcelona’s match against Real Betis in the second semi-final is also a tiebreaker. After the match was tied 2-2, Barca beat Betis 4-2 in the penalty shootout to confirm the final.
Barcelona on the verge of winning the first title under Xavi. Despite being behind in experience, with the courage of Pedri, Gavi, and Ferran Torres, the Blaugranas have the desire to break the title drought in El Clasico.
Meanwhile, Real Madrid and Barcelona have met in 250 matches so far in El Clasico. Where as against Real’s 101 wins, Barca’s win is in 97 matches. The remaining 52 matches were drawn. In addition, the two teams met 15 times in the Spanish Super Cup. Where Real Madrid is leading by winning 9 matches. And two draws against Barca’s 4 wins.