The El Clasico events that all fans of the round witch are waiting for, between Barcelona and its guest at the Spotify Camp Nou stadium, Real Madrid, will begin soon, as part of the matches of the 26th round of the Spanish League. .
Barça are top of the La Liga standings with 65 points and Real Madrid are second with 56 points.
The Catalan side are looking to widen the gap from 9 to 11 points to get even closer to winning La Liga, while their guest, Al Merengue, are looking to cut the gap from 9 to 6 to try to come back. back to the competition.
Hat-trick in El Clasico… Real Madrid’s missing number and Barcelona’s advantage
The two teams have faced each other for 252 matches, with 21 hat-tricks recorded in official matches in all competitions, the last of which dates from five years after Luis Suárez’s hat-trick in Barcelona’s 5-1 victory.
Real Madrid’s last hat-trick against Barcelona dates back to 1995 by the Chilean Ivan Zamorano, when the royal club managed to win 5-0.
No Spanish player has scored a hat-trick since Real Madrid’s Amancio scored in 1964.
It is noteworthy that the 2022 world champion Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick twice in El Clasico, while Ronaldo did not score a hat-trick in any match.