Videos highlights of Barcelona Vs Real Madrid 2 April 2016. All goals and best moments of El Clasico played at Camp Nou 2 April 2016 and goals from Pique, Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo. Real Madrid broke the 39 unbeaten run of Barcelona when they scored two goals against the Catalans. It was the first ever El Clasico of Zinedine Zidane as manager of Real Madrid and looks like it will be remembered for long time. Have a look on match highlights video below.
Barcelona Vs Real Madrid 1-2 Goals Highlights Video
Before the kick off of the game, it was a great tribute to Late Johan Cruyff. Presidents of both clubs were also present at during the game. The unbeaten run of Barcelona ended by the El Clasico rivals at home by 10 squad of Zinedine Zidane.
First half of El Clasico remained goalless, while the real football action began when Gerard Pique sent the into the back of the net via corner and broke the deadlock. He scored Barca’s first goal with a good header from a corner and generally defended well throughout the game.
Meanwhile, the dominant attacking force of Barcelona in the form of Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar failed to impress the fans. During the first half, Suarez missed a great chance of scoring. Suarez also received a yellow card which means he will be missing the next La Liga game.
Lionel Messi played decent game, but tough defending from Real Madrid especially from Brazilian Casemiro was the strongest barrier of the Argentine. He played a little deeper and more centrally than usual but, as always, the Argentine was at the heart of his team’s attacking efforts.
The Croatian midfielders Luka Modric and Ivan Rakitic were also one of the most focused players of both sides. Rakitic was substituted by former Atletico Madrid Arda Turan made a little impact, but it was not enough to save the defeat. He had a late chance to level but saw his shot blocked.
Although Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo scored each goal, but big credit goes to Gareth Bale who was not only everywhere but also scored a goal that was denied by referee. It was a man of the match performance from former Spurs player, who was his team’s most dangerous player all night. With powerful running, he threatened Barca and made some great chances.
Barcelona Vs Real Madrid Match Stats
|3||Shots on target||6|
Barcelona did enjoyed 68% of possession, but it was tough defense of Real Madrid that tasted them El Clasico win. Both teams had 14 total shots. Madrid had 6 on target while, Barca had 3. Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos was again sent off after receiving two yellow cards in a row.
Barcelona Vs Real Madrid Players Ratings
|Claudio Bravo||6||Keylor Navas||7|
|Dani Alves||6||Dani Varvajal||6|
|Gerard Pique||7||Sergio Ramos||7|
|Ivan Rakitic||7||Luka Modric||6|
|Lionel Messi||7||Toni Kroos||7|
|Luis Suarez||5||Gareth Bale||8|
|Arda Turan||5||Cristiano Ronaldo||7|