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Friday November 29 2019
Catalan groups call for El Clasico protests

Catalan separatist organisation Tsunami Democratic are planning widespread disruption for the rescheduled El Clasico date.

The match had been scheduled to be played at Barcelona’s Camp Nou stadium on 26 October but due to the current volatility of the Catalan political situation, La Liga asked that the game be reversed to Real Madrid’s Santiago Bernabeu stadium.

That proposal was rejected by both clubs involved and with such a fluid period of unrest in Catalonia, the match was instead pushed back to 18 December.

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Friday November 15 2019
Barcelona defender Gerard Pique: El Clasico should have been played

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has dismissed claims extra rest will benefit his side over Real Madrid for December’s El Clasico.

The match had been scheduled to be played at the Blaugrana’s Camp Nou stadium on 26 October but due to the current volatility of the political situation in Catalonia, La Liga asked that the game be reversed to Madrid’s Santiago Bernabeu stadium.

This request ruled out in favour of a postponement as both clubs had rejected the switch of venue and agreed on a new date, along with the Spanish FA.

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Friday November 15 2019
Nacho Fernandez: Rest gives Barcelona El Clasico advantage

Real Madrid defender Nacho Fernandez has lamented the new El Clásico date as giving more rest to Barcelona ahead of the tie.

The match had been scheduled to be played at the Blaugrana’s Camp Nou stadium on 26 October but due to the current volatility of the political situation in Catalonia, La Liga asked that the game be reversed to Madrid’s Santiago Bernabeu stadium.

This request ruled out in favour of a postponement as both clubs had rejected the switch of venue and agreed on a new date, along with the Spanish FA.

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Friday November 15 2019
Sergio Ramos: New El Clasico date unfair on Real Madrid

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos believes the new date for El Clasico favours Barcelona due to extra rest before the game.

The match had been scheduled to be played at the Blaugrana’s Camp Nou stadium on 26 October but due to the current volatility of the political situation in Catalonia, La Liga asked that the game be reversed to Madrid’s Santiago Bernabeu stadium.

This request ruled out in favour of a postponement as both clubs had rejected the switch of venue and agreed on a new date, along with the Spanish FA.

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Thursday November 14 2019
La Liga hurt by new El Clasico date - Javier Tebas

La Liga president Javier Tebas has criticised the rearranged date for the league’s El Clasico meeting between Barcelona and Real Madrid.

The match had been scheduled to be played at the Blaugrana’s Camp Nou stadium on 26 October but due to the current volatility of the political situation in Catalonia, La Liga asked that the game be reversed to Madrid’s Santiago Bernabeu stadium.

This request ruled out in favour of a postponement as both clubs had rejected the switch of venue and agreed on a new date, along with the Spanish FA.

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Wednesday November 13 2019
Barcelona-Real Madrid El Clasico confirmed for 18 December

The rearranged El Clasico fixture between Barcelona and Real Madrid has been confirmed for Wednesday 18 December.

The match had been scheduled to be played at the Blaugrana’s Camp Nou stadium on 26 October but due to the current volatility of the political situation in Catalonia, La Liga asked that the game be reversed to Madrid’s Santiago Bernabeu stadium.

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Wednesday October 30 2019
Barcelona v Real Madrid a national problem - La Liga president

La Liga president Javier Tebas has called El Clasico between Barcelona and Real Madrid as a national problem, not just one for the league.

The match had been scheduled to be played at the Blaugrana’s Camp Nou stadium on 26 October but due to the current volatility of the situation, La Liga asked that the game be reversed to Madrid’s Santiago Bernabeu stadium.

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Saturday October 26 2019
Barcelona star Antoine Griezmann spotted in New York

Barcelona forward Antoine Griezmann has been spotted in New York this weekend, following the postponement of El Clasico.

La Blaugrana's clash with Real Madrid was scheduled for October 26th, however due to the ongoing protests in Barcelona city centre, La Liga advised that the game be cancelled.

A new date is yet to be confirmed by both clubs, but it is widely reported it will be rescheduled for December 18th, at the Camp Nou.

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Thursday October 24 2019
La Liga go to courts over El Clasico date

La Liga have confirmed they will appeal in both a legal court and to the Spanish Sports council over the new date for El Clasico.

The match had been scheduled to be played at the Blaugrana’s Camp Nou stadium on 26 October but due to the current volatility of the situation, La Liga asked that the game be reversed to Madrid’s Santiago Bernabeu stadium.

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Wednesday October 23 2019
La Liga reject El Clasico date on 18 December

La Liga has rejected the joint decision of the Spanish FA and two clubs to play El Clasico on 18 December, they have confirmed.

The match had been scheduled to be played at the Blaugrana’s Camp Nou stadium on 26 October but due to the current volatility of the situation, La Liga asked that the game be reversed to Madrid’s Santiago Bernabeu stadium.

That proposal has been rejected by both clubs involved and with such a fluid period of unrest in Catalonia, the most likely option was always that it would be pushed back by two months.

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