Real, Barca fight for top spot
Real Madrid and Barcelona are separated by just one point going into the first league match this season between the two teams in round 12 of the Spanish Primera Division.
The La Liga positions are determined using the head-to-head considerations and so this match is very important for both teams as they will all be vying for a win in case points are tied at the end of the season.
Barca are still to lose a match in the league so far this season whilst Real has lost once but its the three draws that have made sure that Barca trail their major rivals by a point at this stage.
So here are a few of the stats for the two teams going into this clash of the giants match:
|Failed to score||1||1|
|Ave. goals scored||2.5||2.6|
|Ave. goals conceded||0.7||0.7|
|Biggest win||Real Madrid 5 - 0 Xerez||Barcelona 6 - 1 Zaragoza|
|Biggest loss||Sevilla 2 - 1 Real Madrid||No loss|
|Ave. goals scored||3.0||3.8|
|Ave. goals conceded||0.7||1.0|
|Ave. goals scored||1.8||1.7|
|Ave. goals conceded||0.8||0.5|