Real Madrid – Barcelona : Preview & Prediction
El Clasico, Act 2! After their big win at Santiago Bernabéu on Wednesday in Copa del Rey (0-3), FC Barcelona returns to the Spanish capital on Saturday, challenging Real Madrid by Karim Benzema. On behalf of La Liga this time, the Catalan club will notably try to get closer to a championship title, he who already has 7 points ahead of Atlético and 9 on his opponent at night. In this quest, Barça can count on a Luis Suarez in form – author of a double on Wednesday – but also on a certain Lionel Messi, shining in recent weeks in La Liga.
Winner of Sevilla alone on the last day of the championship (tripled and a pass for a 2-4 success), the Argentinean will be keen to be decisive after being silent against the same Real in the middle of week. Well muzzled by the Madrid defense and midfield, Messi had not really been able to get closer to the goals of Navas, but his activity had rather on the contrary to his teammates attack to find spaces, for the result that the we know. This weekend, while Suarez will certainly be more guarded, the native of Rosario could take the opportunity to put everyone in agreement, and once again his great Barça. Scorer 16 times over the last 11 games of Liga, Lionel Messi could create once again the stupor in Madrid.
Lionel Messi has scored 16 goals over the last 11 days of La Liga.
In the league, La Pulga has just scored 6 goals in 4 matches (Valencia, Bilbao, Valladolid, Sevilla).
Mute in the King’s Cup, Lionel Messi will also be keen to shine Saturday in La Liga.
Barcelona have scored 7 goals in two games.
Real Madrid have conceded at least one goal in their last 6 games. 8 times on his last 9.
Barcelona scored an average of 2.8 goals per game, over the last five Clasicos.
In Liga, Lionel Messi scored 3 goals on the last 2 Clasicos played in Madrid.
FC Barcelona have just knocked out Real Madrid in the King’s Cup. Although dominant, the Merengues have suffered this week Catalan efficiency, and bid farewell to one of their best title opportunities this season. In great form in the league, Lionel Messi could well mark his footprint this new Clasico, our experts in Spanish football advise you to bet on his goal during this prediction Real Barça. The odds are beautiful, enjoy!
Real Madrid – Barcelona : Betting Tips
Barcelona – Win Odds: 2.55
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70