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Five Players Who Could Decide The Match Between Real Madrid And Barcelona

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Ronald Koeman's Barcelona team will be playing against Carlo Ancelotti's Real Madrid team at the Camp Nou Stadium today for the tenth round of the 2021/2022 La Liga Santander league campaign.

This will be the first league El Clasico since 2004 without either Sergio Ramos or Lionel Messi in the starting XI. Sergio Ramos and Lionel Messi have made a switch to Paris Saint-Germain during the last summer transfer window.

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- Karim Benzema

The voting for the 2021 Ballon d'Or will end today, some hours after the El Clasico, so the game against Barcelona will be the final game for Karim Benzema to advertise himself to the world and prove that he is to be reckoned with and given the Golden Ball Award.

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- Ansu Fati

Gerard Pique has opined that Ansu Fati is a born scorer and can play as a striker. Ansu Fati is a better goalscorer than Vinicius Junior.

Ansu Fati, who has been out for almost a year, returned super motivated and he has improved Barcelona's attack since his return from injury. Ansu Fati has scored two goals in three matches this season.

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- Vinicius Junior

Gerard Pique, in a pre-match press conference, revealed that Vinicius is fast and strong, very good in a 1v1 situation and is one of the best players in the world.

With five goals, Vinicius Junior is the second-highest scorer in the Real Madrid team this season. After a superb performance in the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday, the fans should expect another excellent performance from the Brazilian attacker.

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- Sergio Aguero

Sergio Aguero will be playing in his first El Clasico since his arrival in the summer transfer window. The 33-year-old striker has only played once this season due to injury.

Sergio Aguero is one of the senior members of Ronald Koeman's Barcelona team and he can turn the tide in their favour with his experience and talent.

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- Federico Valverde

Federico Valverde, ahead of El Clasico, has spoken and said that he has always dreamt of playing this kind of game with Real Madrid. The Uruguayan midfielder is thinking about the game and said that he will support his teammates whether he plays or stays on the bench.

Fede Valverde has been a key member of the Real Madrid team that has not lost an El Clasico to Barcelona in the last two years and that completed a double victory against the Catalonia team in the 2020/2021 La Liga Santander campaign.

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