Date for first Clasico announced
Fans of Spanish football will be sweetened by the wait for the feast of St. John Paul. The first match between Real Madrid and Barcelona will take place in December. One day before Christmas Eve, the Spanish championship will see the first Clasico of the season between champions league winner Real Madrid and arch-rivals FC Barcelona (17th place). The president of the Spanish professional league, Javier Tebas, announced this, kicking off on 23rd of September. Master Real had won the last duel with his arch-rival. In Spain’s Supercopa, the Madrilenes also won the return leg at home Estadio Santiago Bernabeu 2-0 after a 3-1 win in the first leg at Camp Nou.