Real Madrid Barcelona match preview, Real Madrid Barcelona strategy analysis and expected starting line-up.
The first El Clasico match of the 2015-16 La Liga season takes place this weekend as Real Madrid host reigning champions Barcelona at the Bernabeu on Saturday evening. Spain's Secretary of State for Sport has insisted that the match will go ahead, despite the attacks in Paris last weekend, but extra security will be in place for the highest profile fixture in the La Liga calendar.
Getty Images Barcelona head into this match as league leaders for the first time since September, having climbed back to the top of the standings as a result of their 3-0 win over Villarreal last time out.
Getty Images Rafael Benitez's side slipped to their first defeat of the season before the international break, losing 3-2 to Sevilla, despite a late goal from James Rodriguez giving the side hope of a comeback