The El Classico is few days ago because Barcelona will host Real Madrid at the Camp
Nou on Saturday. You can be sure the whole world will be watching this fixture at the
Catalan capital. Let’s preview it in our free soccer betting tips.
For Barcelona this El Classico comes just few days after an impressive 5-1 win over
Ferencvaros in the Champions League. The Catalans made a very good preparation for
the big derby and they showed some good football. Lionel Messi and Ansu Fati scored
before the halftime break while Coutinho, Pedri and Dembele added three more in the
second 45 minutes. Fati, Dembele and Messi recorded assists as well.
Now the biggest question is this – what kind of a line-up Ronald Koeman will choose for the
El Classico? He rested Antoine Griezmann against Ferencvaros, so we guess the
Frenchman will be starting against Real Madrid. Sergio Busquets also started from the
bench, so maybe the experienced midfielder will be in the team, too.
For Real Madrid this edition of the El Classico comes in a difficult moment, too. Zinedine
Zidane’s team lost its last two matches in all competitions against Cadiz and Shakhtar
Donetsk. What’s more worrying is that both of these defeats came at the Estadio Alfredo
Di Stefano in the capital. Is there something wrong with Los Blancos at the moment?
Real Madrid’s manager Zinedine Zidane promised the fans he knows how to fix this
situation. The French coach must react to this situation and get Real Madrid back on their
These are our free soccer betting tips for the El Classico between Barcelona and Real
Madrid on Saturday. Los Cules look like the team in a better shape at the moment. Maybe
for them this is a great moment to hurt Madrid and move closer to the top. Let’s see.