Posted on December 15, 2017
Raftic Rumble Closer to El Clasico Between Barcelona and Real Madrid
Barcelona midfielder, Ivan Rakitic, confident against El Clasico. He believes his side will win over Real Madrid at El Clasico this third volume of the season.
Barcelona and Real Madrid will be involved in the game titled El Clasico was at the Stadium Camp Nou, December 23, 2017. Because the date of the game approaching Christmas, Rakitic joked about the “gift” end of the year that unpleasant.
“One of the two teams will be celebrating Christmas with sadness,” said the Croatian midfielder jokingly, as reported by BolaSport.com from Marca.
Rakitic expressed the significance of El Clasico’s game against Real Madrid. He believes that Barcelona have a great chance to win the game.
“Winning the El Clasico match will be a sweet way to close this year,” Rakitic said.
Barcelona currently does have a bigger chance on paper.
Ernesto Valverde’s team is currently at the top of the Spanish league standings this season with 39 points. Meanwhile, Real Madrid are still stuck in fourth place Spanish league this season.
Zinedine Zidane’s new team is able to collect a total of 31 points from nine wins, 4 draws and 2 defeats.
The desire to rise owned by Real Madrid is clearly a threat to Barcelona. Moreover, Real Madrid started the 2017-2018 season with a victory at El Clasico in the Spanish Super Cup.