Clos Gomez is named as the official referee of the El Clasico which is scheduled to be held at Camp Nou on 3 December 2016. Barcelona fans would be delighted to note that Barca never lost a game under his charge. Although this is the third El Clasico of Clos Gomez, but he refereed two El Clasico games in different competitions. It is now official that he will be at the center of field in next upcoming El Clasico.
Barcelona & Real Madrid Performance Under His Charge
Barcelona: W17, D3, L0
The Catalan club Barcelona never lost a game when Clos Gomez was took charge of refereeing. So far in the history of football, Barca have played seventeen games under Clos in charge. They drew three games without any loss. He also given four penalties to the Barca players and two against.
Real Madrid: W18, D5, L4
Los Blancos have played 27 games under his charge. They won 18 games, lost 4 and drew 5 times when Clos Gmez was refereeing. During a match of Real Madrid and Sevilla, Clos made ten errors throughout the game. At that time, Jose Mourinho was in charge.
So far in the history of El Clasico, Clos took charge of two Real Madrid vs Barcelona games. The first one was Spanish Super Cup in 2012. It was a first leg game that Barcelona won by 3-2. His second game was game of Copa Del Rey that resulted in a draw.
The referee hails from Zaragoza, Aragon and has been a referee for ten years. The Spaniard has been an UEFA class referee since 2009 and has been a fixture in European competitions including European qualifiers, Europa League and World Championships. Keep on reading other articles of El Clasico Live Stream