Barcelona vs Real Madrid
2017 Spanish Super Cup, First Leg
Date: Sunday, 13th August 2017
Kick off at 21:00 UK/ 22:00 CET
Venue: Camp Nou.
The season is Spain is officially set to begin this Sunday with the greatest match the game has to offer as Barcelona will host Real Madrid in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup final at Camp Nou.
Blaugrana have had a generally successful pre-season campaign with wins over Juventus, Manchester United and Real Madrid at International Champions Cup.
However, the main star in mentioned fixtures was Neymar who left the team for the record €222m fee to make a PSG move in the meantime.
The team looked pretty inspired in the final third on Monday in Joan Gamper Trophy clash with Brazilian Chapecoense which saw a convincing 5-0 victory for the Catalans.
Los Blancos have had an exceptionally successful season winning both Champions League and Primera Division.
They are off to a nice start as Tuesday saw them getting their first trophy of 2017/18 campaign thanks to a 2-1 victory over Manchester United in the European Super Cup final played in Macedonian capital of Skopje.
Barcelona vs Real Madrid: Head to head
Real Madrid still lead the head to head tie with 93 wins in 223 meetings with their biggest rivals.
However, Barca have been more successful in the recent history winning four and losing only once of last six clashes with Los Blancos.
Barcelona vs Real Madrid: Prediction
The bet that simply has to stand out whenever these two sides take on each other is BTTS and you just can’t go wrong backing it in El Clasicos.
Lionel Messi is always especially inspired against Real Madrid as he holds the record being the top goalscorer with 24 goals in El Clasicos and we’ll back him to score anytime as an alternative bet at the odds of 8/11.
Barcelona vs Real Madrid: Bet Tips
The top pick is Over 2.5 goals FT & BTTS at the odds of 8/13 @ Bet365.
The second pick is Lionel Messi to score anytime at 8/11.