JUST IN: La Liga reveal first El Clasico date of the season

La Liga By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 07/09/2018

La Liga president Javier Teba has revealed the first El Clasico of the season between Barcelona and Real Madrid at Camp Nou on 28 October.

Los Blancos will be making the 238th competitive meeting between the arch-rivals as both sides will lock horns for the first time since the 2-2 draw in May with Gareth Bale, Cristiano Ronaldo, Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi all on the scoresheet.

According to Onda Ceroreporting that the league president Tebas confirmed the date of the must talk about clash of the season before revealing that kickoff would be at the 4.15pm Nigerian time.

The second El Clasico of the 2018-19 campaign will take place at Santiago Bernabeu on the first weekend next March but the exact date and kick-off time to be confirmed later in the year.

Barcelona will travel to face Real Sociedad at Anoeta Stadium on September 15 after the international break while Real Madrid goes away to San Mames Stadium to tackle Athletic Bilbao.