On Saturday, Real Madrid will host Barcelona in the 229th edition of el Clasico -- a rivalry that has become the biggest-money clash in world football.
Players with a total value of almost 1.3 billion euros will take the field at the Bernabeu in front of a global audience of more than 400 million viewers.
In every direction, the clasico numbers keep on growing. No other game comes close.
1. The two clubs own the five most expensive players in football history
Madrid's XI won't include the...