Media hyperbole is a terrible thing. However, the fanfare around El Clasico, is well and truly deserved, as the planet’s two biggest and best clubs collide.
Sure, it doesn’t always deliver. But when it does, my word, it’s well worth pissing off your wife for by hiding the remote so she can’t turn over to X-Factor.
There’s been some unreal talents over the years to play for the Catalan giants and the Los Blancos, but of course, due to the freaks of nature, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, you forget some of the ridiculous talents that the pair have had.
Staying too long at one club is the curse of many footballers. But Casillas should be remembered for his glory days at Real Madrid. Image Source: Twitter
Rumour has it, that the Brazilian could bend the ball perfectly around the Earth's orbit. Image Source: Twitter
The Dons of all Dons. Image Source: Twitter
The bloke hangs out with Kevin Spacey. Nuff said. Image Source: Twitter
The ultimate professional. Image Source: Twitter
The midfield King. Image Source: Twitter
The real midfield King. Image Source: Twitter
Got to wonder if the Croatian will ever be truly appreciated. Image Source: Twitter
Well, what else did you expect? Image Source: Twitter
CR7 acknowledging his parents, the footballing Gods. Image Source: Twitter
The most clinical striker of his generation. Image Source: Twitter
The revolving door of world-class talents at the Nou Camp and Bernabeu doesn’t look like ending anytime soon. Imagine if it ever gets to a point where Ronaldo and/or Messi aren’t included?.