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After age, the Barcelona He will face a classic for the first time Spain Kiss real Madrid without attendance Lionel Messi. They were almost 17 years Where the Argentine player led the Blaugrana against the strong opponent and left impressive imprints, either in Camp Nou or the Bernabeu. Today, everything is completely different.
The Barcelona Up to the first classic version of the league In the 2021-2022 season in one of its worst stages, and not only because of the interest that may or may not lose this duel with Missing Lionel MessiBut also because of the bad moment the painting took out Ronald Koeman, which after eight days occupies seventh place in the general table.
above Blaugrana box And before the duel in front of him real Madrid subordinate Sunday October 24, is a difference like Vallecano RayAnd Osasuna and the real community, which, as in the last season, surprised at the start and leads the competition with 20 units, which is three units more than the Merengue team.
For the first time in 11 years without Messi and Cristiano
This will be the first time in 11 years that neither has happened Cristiano Ronaldo, ne Lionel Messi They are on the pitch for the Clasico, an absence that could be overlooked by local fans for both teams, but which is likely to be reflected in other countries’ interest in the game.
We must remember that Messi He was a difficult executioner for MadridHe scored 26 goals in 45 matches, while CR7 He was not far behind and scored 20 goals for the Blaugranas in 34 Spain classics.
The real Madrid It maintains the dominance of four matches over the Catalan team, which in the past two years reached a draw with only three defeats. One of those in Camp Nouwhere the group merengo He won his last visit last year.
In fact, if it Madrid Repeats the victory on Catalan soil, this will be the third time he wins in two consecutive matches Azulgrana’s house. He can only do it between 1963 And 1965.
In the event of his defeat Barcelona will be equal to Worst streak without a win Before the same team to 13 yearsAnd specifically against the white team, they won three matches and drew two matches between 2006 and 2008.