El Classico

  • Ronaldo scores twice as Real Madrid beat Barcelona 3-1 February 27, 2013

    Barcelona: Cristiano Ronaldo got the better of Lionel Messi on Tuesday, scoring twice to lead Real Madrid to a 3-1 win at Barcelona and a spot in the Copa del Rey final. After the first leg ended 1-1, Madrid neutralized Barcelona's passing game and counterattacked to perfection at the Camp...
  • Barcelona to face Real Madrid in Copa semi-final February 25, 2013

    Madrid: With crucial Champions League games looming, Barcelona and Real Madrid could have done without the distraction of playing each other twice in five days, starting with a King's Cup semi-final second leg on Tuesday. The two "Clasicos" - the second a La Liga clash at the Bernabeu on Saturday -...
  • Messi and Ronaldo to renew duel in Copa del Rey January 30, 2013

    Barcelona: Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are primed for another memorable showdown when Barcelona and Real Madrid meet Wednesday at the Santiago Bernabeu for the first leg of the Copa del Rey semifinals. Messi is coming off a fourgoal performance over the weekend and has found the back of the...