FC Barcelona is preparing to take on archrival Real Madrid in their upcoming El Clasico match between the two in the 2022-2023 Copa del Rey.
The Santiago Bernabéu Stadium, the stronghold of the Royal Club, will host the events of the meeting that will bring him together with his colleague, the Catalan team, in the confrontation of the first semi-final of the Copa. del Rey.
Uruguay star Ronald Araujo da Silva has revealed the plan of Spanish coach Javi Hernandez, the coach of the Barça team, to follow him in the matches of the eternal rival, the capital club, ahead of the expected meeting between them.
Date of the match between Barcelona and Real Madrid in the Copa del Rey
The Catalan club will set a fiery date with their colleague, the Los Blancos team, next Thursday, corresponding to March 3, in the King’s Cup competition, at exactly ten o’clock in the evening Cairo time.
Barcelona star reveals Xavi’s plan against Real Madrid!
Araujo said in press statements after the match: “We can’t go crazy to the Bernabéu, we have to be smart, patient and calm because we have the second leg in front of our fans.”
He continued, “Xavi has helped me a lot, as well as his team. I took a step forward with him. Since he came, he has been teaching me, we have been watching videos and analyzing attacks.”
He concluded: “I remember last season at the Bernabéu Clasico Xavi told me that I would play full back to face their best player Vinicius and he was clear about my role in the match. Then I managed to score a goal, I was very happy.”