THE FC Barcelona and Real Madrid
will face this Wednesday, January 12 at 8:00 p.m. at the King Fahd Stadium in the match corresponding to the first semifinal of the Spanish Super Cup . The winner will face the winner of Atlético de Madrid – Athletic Club, which will be played tomorrow, Thursday. The tournament will be played again in Saudi Arabia , this time in Riyadh .
Xavi Hernández will face his first classic as a coach and he can do it with the joy of recovering five players at once. For the first time, he will be spoiled for choice, particularly up front, the line that has suffered the most in recent times. Frenkie De Jong, Ansu Fati, Araujo, Pedri and Ferran Torres , who could make their debut, they were discharged yesterday.
This season, the Madrid, the fittest team, as Xavi himself recognized, beat the Barcelona team 1-2 in the League at the Camp Nou. It was the day that Kun Agüero scored the last goal of his career .