How the 2000s saved El Clasico – and made Barcelona vs Real Madrid bigger than ever before

Barcelona vs Real Madrid, Clasico
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This feature first appeared in the Summer 2020 issue of FourFourTwo magazine.

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Andrew Murray is a freelance journalist, who regularly contributes to both the FourFourTwo magazine and website. Formerly a senior staff writer at FFT and a fluent Spanish speaker, he has interviewed major names such as Virgil van Dijk, Mohamed Salah, Sergio Aguero and Xavi. He was also named PPA New Consumer Journalist of the Year 2015.