Barcelona vs Real Madrid Preview, Tips and Odds

Barcelona and Real Madrid will clash on Wednesday in a postponed game, scheduled originally for October. Now both sides are the top of the standings in La Liga on equal 35 points, but Barca have the edge with a better goal difference. Lionel Messi and Karim Benzema are leading the scoring charts in the league, as each has scored 12 goals for his side.

Barcelona vs Real Madrid Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Barcelona Win 10 W/ 3 D/ 7 L 3 W/ 3 D/ 4 L
Real Madrid Loss 7 W/ 3 D/ 10 L 4 W/ 3 D/ 3 L

Last game between the teams: 02.03.2019 La Liga: Real Madrid – Barcelona 0:1; Ivan Rakitic 26’
Last game at this venue: 06.02.2019 Copa del Rey: Barcelona – Real Madrid 1:1; Malcom 57’; Lucas Vazquez 6’

Worth mentioning: Barcelona are unbeaten in the previous six editions of El Clasico, recording four triumphs in the process. The two Spanish giants met four times last season, twice in the league, and two times in Copa Del Rey, as Real managed to score just two goals, conceding nine in their net. Three of the last five H2H clashes featured over 2,5 goals, and also three witnessed goals at both ends. The previous time when the two sides met in Barcelona and there wasn’t goals scored in each net was in 2011, or sixteen games at Camp Nou ago.

Barcelona vs Real Madrid Stats

As of 16.12 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Barcelona Draw 7 W/ 2 D/ 1 L 4 W/ 1 D/ 0 L
Real Madrid Draw 7 W/ 3 D/ 0 L 4 W/ 1 D/ 0 L

Last game Barcelona: 14.12.2019 La Liga: Real Sociedad – Barcelona 2:2; Mikel Oyarzabal 12’(penalty), Alexander Isak 62’; Antoine Griezmann 38’, Luis Suarez 49’
Top performers Barcelona: Lionel Messi 12 goals 6 assists, Luis Suarez 9 goals 3 assists, Antoine Griezmann 6 goals 4 assists.
Next game Barcelona: 21.12.2019 La Liga: Barcelona – Alaves
Last game Real Madrid: 15.12.2019 La Liga: Valencia – Real Madrid 1:1; Carlos Soler 78’; Karim Benzema 90’
Top performers Real Madrid: Karim Benzema 12 goals 5 assists, Sergio Ramos 3 goals, Luka Modric 2 goals 4 assists.
Next game Real Madrid: 22.12.2019 La Liga: Real Madrid – Athletic Bilbao

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Barcelona 22-11 7 7 3
Real Madrid 28-6 7 5 5

Worth mentioning: Barcelona lost just one of their previous seventeen matches, and are unbeaten in the last nine. The Catalans ended in a 2:2 draw away to Real Sociedad at the weekend, an outcome that ended their eight game winning streak. All but one of their last five outings produced over 2,5 goals, and each of the same four also saw both involved teams to find the back of the nets. Barca scored four or more goals in each of the last four La Liga meetings held at Camp Nou.
Real Madrid lost only one of their last eighteen games, as Los Blancos are currently undefeated in eleven. On Sunday Zinedine Zidane’s men earned a hard-fought 1:1 draw in Valencia, as they scored the equalizer deep into added time. Three of their last five encounters featured over 2,5 goals, while four witnessed goals scored at both ends. Real did not concede more than a goal, when playing away from Madrid in the last eight occassions, and also managed to keep four cleans sheets in the process.

Barcelona vs Real Madrid News

Missing players Barcelona: Ousmane Dembele is injured.
Missing players Real Madrid: Ferland Mendy is suspended. Marcelo, Eden Hazard, James Rodriguez and Marco Asensio are injured. Lucas Vazquez is doubtful.

Barcelona vs Real Madrid Predictions

Both teams to score & Barcelona to win – 2.87 @ bet365