Real Madrid defeated Barcelona 2-3 in Spanish Super Cup
On Thursday, Real Madrid defeated Barcelona 2-3 to claim their 5th El Clasico win in a row. Fede Valverde came out to be a hero for Madrid in 98th minute of the game.
This is for the second time in history that Los Blancos has won five El Clasicos in a row. In this process, the club claimed its 100th win over the Catalans and became the first to do so.
Goalscorers in the Game:
- Vinicius Junior
- Lukk De Jong
- Karim Benzema
- Ansu Fati
- Fede Valverde
Out of 248 competitive Clasicos, Real Madrid have finished first to win 100 matches while Barca has claimed 96 victories. 32 draws were played between them. There were 34 non-competitive matches (friendly matches) in which Barca won the most 19 times.
Can you guess the biggest El Clasico win ever? On 19 June, 1943, Real Madrid defeated Barcelona 11-1 which is still the largest victory in El Clasico history.
Real Madrid will face the winner of the second semi-final of the Supercup, which is to be held between Atletico Madrid and Athletic Bilbao.