Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi has revealed what he expects when Ernesto Valverde’s men tackle Real Madrid on December 18, in the La Liga El Clasico clash.
Messi said he expects a ‘tough’ game against Zinedine Zidane’s men at the Camp Nou Stadium.
The Argentine said this during the presentation of his new Adidas Nemesis 19 boots on Wednesday, according to Marca.
The 32-year-old said: “I expect a very strong Madrid.
“They are very decent in these games.
“They are special matches, no matter how one or the other comes into it.
“We are both in good form, but they are moments [where the form book goes out the window].”