Five things to know ahead of El Clásico

It’s almost El Clásico time. We’re just two days away from the biggest game in world football.

Real Madrid welcome Barcelona to the Santiago Bernabéu on Sunday for the last Clásico of the season. Here are five things to know going into the game.

Real Madrid have won their last five games against Barcelona in all competitions.

Barcelona are undefeated in 12 games in all competitions.

Karim Benzema holds the record for the fastest goal in El Clásico in the 21st century. In the 2011/12 season, he scored after just 21 seconds to give Real Madrid the lead.

Xavi Hernández could become the third Barcelona manager in the 21st century to lose each of his first two games against Real Madrid in all competitions.

Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti has suffered three defeats in his five La Liga meetings with Barcelona.

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