• Barcelona are without a win in five games against Real Madrid in all competitions (D2 L3); they have not gone six Clasicos without a victory in the last 10 seasons.
  • After their 3-1 cup victory and 2-1 league win at the Bernabeu, Real Madrid have the opportunity to win three successive Clasicos in all competitions for the first time since 1979.
  • Barcelona have only won one of their last five Clasicos at the Nou Camp and that came in the Supercopa having already lost the first leg in Madrid.
  • Real Madrid have not won successive Clasicos at the Nou Camp (all competitions) since the 1960’s (four between 1962 and 1965).
  • Madrid have scored 13 goals in their last six trips to the Nou Camp combined (2.1 per game), one more than Barcelona across these games.
  • Barcelona have not kept Real Madrid from scoring in the Nou Camp since their 5-0 demolition in 2010; Jose Mourinho’s first Clasico as a manager.
  • If he scores one goal in this game, Lionel Messi will overtake Alfredo Di Stefano as the top scorer in the history of Clasicos (18).
  • Cristiano Ronaldo has scored in Real Madrid’s last six visits to the Nou Camp in all competitions (eight goals).
  • Barca have won their three previous home league meetings with Real Madrid in the 10th gameweek of the season without conceding (3-0 in 1940, 1-0 in 1956 and 2-0 in 1985).
  • Real Madrid are unbeaten in the three Clasicos that Diego Lopez has started in goal (W2 D1, all competitions).
  • Barcelona have won 19 consecutive home league wins; Real Madrid were the last team to claim a point at the Nou Camp in a 2-2 draw last October.
  • The last time Barcelona failed to score in successive league games was back in 2007/08; a season that Real Madrid won 1-0 at the Nou Camp thanks to Julio Baptista’s goal.
  • Real Madrid have not lost a league game away from the Bernabeu since February (0-1 in Granada), Diego Lopez’s first game since his return.
  • Neymar has participated in Barcelona’s last three league goals in the Nou Camp (two goals, one assist).
  • Real Madrid have never lost a league game when Cristiano Ronaldo has scored (84 wins, six draws).