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beIN SPORTS has had the US TV rights to La Liga games since 2012. English broadcast grew by 16% and Spanish by 64%.
TV ratings from the Barcelona vs Real Madrid game are in and just as expected, they are impressive. Reports claim that more than 2 million fans watched the 230th edition of El Clasico on beIN SPORTS.
It just comes to show how much soccer is growing in the United States. Considering that beIN SPORTS reaches 33 million homes across the country, knowing that 2.12 million viewers tuned in to watch... Read the rest of the article »
El Pistolero now has eight goals in La Liga since October when he had his debut against Madrid. He had four shots throughout the game.
The goal that Luis Suarez scored against Real Madrid not only left a wound on Los Merengues, but it also hurt many fans that support Liverpool. British fans felt they really miss Suarez as Manchester United defeated their team by 2-1.
Twitter was the perfect platform for fans to vent on how they felt about Luis Suarez absence at the derby. They felt they missed the magic touch Suarez showed... Read the rest of the article »
The Welshman missed a clear opportunity in the second half. Jesse was also attacked by fans.
Gareth Bale is back to facing criticism from fans after his performance against Barcelona in El Clasico. After the game Los Blancos returned to Madrid, some angry fans attacked Welshman’s car outside the parking lot.
A video shows two fans shouting some not nice things to the 25-year old player who had an irregular performance against Barcelona. In the first half, he scored a goal, which... Read the rest of the article »
According to the Barcelona boss, Luis Suarez’s impressive display vs Real Madrid justified his hefty price tag.
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique was full of praise for Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez after beating Real Madrid 2-1 in El Clasico, a match which saw the South American make the score sheet.
The Catalan giants welcomed Los Blancos to Camp Nou, but with Lionel Messi failing to shine, the league leaders appeared unable to break down their bitter rivals.
With the game locked at 1-1, the former... Read the rest of the article »
Ancelotti recognized Barcelona won fair and square. Ramos knows Los Cules have given up bigger leads before.
Unlucky would be the word that Sergio Ramos would use to describe Real Madrid’s efforts against Barcelona on Sunday night. With ten games left to play, Barcelona controls it’s own destiny with a four-point lead over Real Madrid after winning 2-1.
“We needed that little bit more luck in the first half. In the second, they controlled the game more,” the Madrid defender... Read the rest of the article »
An offside from Ronaldo prohibited Madrid from taking a 2-1 lead in the first half. Suárez had his debut with Barcelona against Madrid back in October 2014
Barcelona defeated Real Madrid in the 230th edition of El Clasico at Camp Nou on Sunday 2-1. The last 18 of these games have gone by without a clean sheet. Cristiano Ronaldo edged Lionel Messi, but Luis Suarez saved the day for the home team.
Messi was far from the brilliance he has shown in past games. He was coming into El Clasico after scoring a hat trick against Rayo Vallecano... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid will travel to Barcelona on March 22nd for their 28th fixture of the 2014-15 La Liga season. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for FC Barcelona vs Real Madrid below.
With La Liga's title probably at stake, Real Madrid will visit Barcelona with their sights set on recovering the first place of the Spanish top flight standings. Luis Enrique's men get to this match with a one-point advantge over their most-hated oppoent, but Carlo Ancelotti and his crew are always one tough nut to crack for Los Blaugranas, even though they haven't shown theier best possible form.
Los... Read the rest of the article »
If granted the chance, which players who have played for Los Blaugranas or Los Merengues would you choose in your 'Starting XI Dream Team'?
We all know that Barcelona and Real Madrid have been able to sign some of the game's most important players of all time, and even with some of them not performing correctly on the pitch, others left their mark in each team's history, with brilliant performances and records to be beaten. With that in mind, which players would you choose if you needed to create your very own Dream Team, considering only... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentine is in fine form ahead of the Camp Nou encounter, but it will be his Brazilian team-mate who steals the spotlight on Sunday.
With only one point separating Barcelona and Real Madrid in the Liga BBVA standings, the Catalan giants will play hosts to Los Blancos at Camp Nou on Sunday, a game which could easily prove to be the title decider in the race for the league crown.
All eyes will be on Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo for the latest edition of El Clasico. The competition between the two Liga BBVA aces for the... Read the rest of the article »
Which players do you remember have worn both of Spain's most coveted jerseys? Here's a recap of some of those cases throughout history.
History between Barcelona and Real Madrid will always be surrounded by controversy. One of these topics lands on the players that switched sides and played for both teams. Legends even tell that one of these transfers fueled the rivalry up to the point we know nowadays. Can you recall all the players that had their time calling both Camp Nou and Santiago Bernabeu Stadiums "home"? Here's... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona and Real Madrid clash in an awaited fixture on Sunday with the Catalans heading to the fixture in a superior form which might allow them to have a slight advantage over their counterparts.
Real Madrid started the current season in exemplary fashion and went on a winning run which almost resulted in them breaking a world record for the most number of consecutive wins. Their good form was more or less down to their incredible trio of Ronaldo, Benzema and Gareth Bale who were unstoppable for the first half of the season.
'BBC' as they are nicknamed bagged 57 goals in just 71 appearances... Read the rest of the article »
Considerando su desempeño en el torneo, ¿A qué jugadores deben alinear Luis Enrique y Carlo Ancelotti para llevarse los tres puntos?
Mucho se ha hablado acerca de como deberían iniciar los entrenadores del Real Madrid y Barcelona para prácticamente decidir al vencedor de la Liga española. Tanto Luis Enrique como Carlo Ancelotti tienen numerosas opciones a su disposición, siendo el entrenador de los catalanes un poco más afecto a rotar a sus hombres. Dada la importancia del partido por jugar... Read the rest of the article »
One of the most highly anticipated El Clasicos ever draws closer. Check out the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Sunday's Camp Nou affair.
Sunday's highly-anticipated clash between Barcelona and Real Madrid is one of the most eagerly awaited El Clasico ties in La Liga history.
This weekend will see second-placed Los Blancos travel to lock horns with the league leaders, at Camp Nou. Carlo Ancelotti's men trail Luis Enrique's crew by a single point, and could reclaim top spot should they pull of a win over their bitter rivals.
Les... Read the rest of the article »
With one of the biggest games of the season coming up, most of its main characters have things to say about their opponents. What were the big topics of discussion for this game?
El Clasico always gives fans and reporters topics to talk about prior to the game's development. In the buildup for this match, several things were said by players and coaches of each team, raising controversy but also displaying acts of respect for one and other. After Jose Mourinho's departure from Real Madrid, the level of intensity surrounding this match has slowed a bit down, but that doesn't... Read the rest of the article »
The world's two most deadly striking force will go head-to-head in Sunday's mouth-watering clash at Camp Nou. Check out their best stats ahead of the game.
On Sunday, La Liga leaders Barcelona will lock horns with bitter rivals Real Madrid in the latest edition of everyone's favorite club football match, El Clasico.
With the current standings taken into consideration, only one point separating the two, the outcome of this weekend's encounter could go far as to decide who will lift this season's Spanish Primera Division title.
Many factors... Read the rest of the article »
The value of both teams starting XI is close to a billion euros. The demand for tickets has grown by 36% compared to the last edition.
Such a big sporting event like El Clasico generates a lot of expectation from fans, and clubs, sponsors, media, all want to get a piece of the revenue from this big game. Arguably the biggest soccer match in the world comes at a high price.
According to viagogo, a marketplace for live events, the demand for this game keeps increasing year after year by around 36%. It is the highest-priced game... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid visitará al Barcelona para definir al lider de La Liga española en la temporada 2014-2015. Revise toda la información para ver el partido entre Barcelona y Real Madrid.
Con el título de liga probablemente en juego Real Madrid visitará al Barcelona con la intención de recuperar el liderato del torneo español 2014-2015. Los de Luis Enrique llegan a este encuentro con un punto de ventaja sobre su odiado rival, pero los de Ancelotti siempre son un rival complicado de vencer, aún cuando no han mostrado su mejor nivel en los más... Read the rest of the article »
After a complicated start of the year for the Welshman, can he be the one to make a difference for Los Blancos against Barcelona on Sunday?
Gareth Bale's signing with Real Madrid caused a media frenzy. His performances with the team had its ups and downs, but the investment made by Florentino Perez has paid off, considering he's been key to Los Blancos' performance in his two seasons at Santiago Bernabeu Stadium. But can Gareth Bale be as decisive as the team's supporters want him to? Can he lead Los Blancos to a victory if Cristiano Ronaldo... Read the rest of the article »
Which players should Luis Enrique and Carlo Ancelotti choose to start El Clasico next Sunday? Where should they tweak their teams with the need of a victory?
Much has been said about who both managers should start on Sunday to practically decide which side will add another La Liga title to their trophy cabinets. Both Luis Enrique and Carlo Ancelotti have a number of options at their disposal, with the Catalunyan coach more keen on rotating his men. Given the importance of the event at hand, should Luis Enrique try to surprise his Italian counterpart to... Read the rest of the article »
Pressure seems to be mounting on Carlo Ancelotti as we approach the biggest match in Spain. A win on Sunday could reignite Madrid's hope of the league title and Ancelotti's chances of retaining his job. A loss on the other hand could lead to disastrous outcomes.
The Italian enjoyed a dream start to life at new club and managed to bag two titles in only his first season at the club. A Copa Del Rey trophy at the expense of Barcelona was supplemented by a much awaited La Decima as the Castilians got the better of rivals Atletico Madrid to clinch the European title for the tenth time.
The start to the new season was a bit shaky for Real Madrid, but Ancelotti's... Read the rest of the article »