El Clasico - the world's greatest football match
It's the match that everyone wants to see. When you buy El Clasico tickets here at StubHub, you can say you were there at the iconic Camp Nou or equally impressive Santiago Bernabéu. When it comes to footballing, and sports, rivalries, there really is nothing like the history, passion and intensity that happens when Real Madrid play Barcelona. Translated into English as "The Classic", this now encompasses all matches between Barca and Madrid, including the Copa del Rey, Champions League and even pre-season friendlies like the Spanish Super Cup (Supercopa de España). Every year thousands of spectators flock to the stadiums in Madrid and Barcelona and worldwide millions watch the match on TV. This is your chance to be in the stadium and see Cristiano Ronaldo vs Lionel Messi, get your Real Madrid vs Barcelona tickets and experience the ultimate football match, live!
El Clasico results
Throughout 88 years of epic footballing rivalry, Real Madrid and Barcelona have played each other 236 times. As of 2018, Real Madrid lead the head-to-head against their arch-rivals, with 95 wins to their name. However, Barca are quickly closing that gap and now have 92 wins themselves. The teams have also fought out 49 draws. The last El Clasico saw Barcelona stun los blancos when they won 3-0 at Real Madrid's home stadium, the Santiago Bernabéu. In fact, in recent history, Barcelona have tended to dominate the Clasico. Most memorable was Barcelona's stunning 3-2 win, again in Madrid. Lionel Messi, the all-time leading goalscorer in El Clasico scored a sensational winner in the very last minute of extra time to send Barca fans ecstatic and Madrid fans distraught. The wonder of getting El Clasico tickets is you can watch two of football's greatest teams of all time give their all and quality is never lacking.
El Clasico history
Of course, El Clasico between Real Madrid and Barcelona is so much more than just a football match. Barcelona and Madrid are Spain's two major cities and are often identified by their opposing political positions - Madrid = Spanish nationalism, Barcelona = Catalan nationalism. Add to this the fact that the clubs are two of the richest teams in the world (of any sport), and two of the most followed teams worldwide, and you have all the ingredients for a match unlike any other in the world. Get your El Clasico 2018 tickets and see if Real Madrid can get their revenge for the last two drubbings at the hands of their Catalan rivals.