Previous
CSKA Moscow
Manchester City
ESPN3 4:00 PM GMT
Game Details
AS Roma
Bayern Munich
ESPN3 6:45 PM GMT
Game Details
Apoel Nicosia
Paris Saint-Germain
ESPN3 6:45 PM GMT
Game Details
Barcelona
Ajax Amsterdam
6:45 PM GMT
Game Details
Chelsea
NK Maribor
6:45 PM GMT
Game Details
Schalke 04
Sporting Lisbon
ESPN3 6:45 PM GMT
Game Details
BATE Borisov
Shakhtar Donetsk
ESPN3 6:45 PM GMT
Game Details
FC Porto
Athletic Bilbao
ESPN3 6:45 PM GMT
Game Details
Next

50-50: Liverpool vs. Real Madrid

Champions League 14 hours ago
Read
Oct 10, 2012

Real Madrid, Barcelona loan out 29

Real Madrid and Barcelona have lent out 29 of their players this week to respective national teams for 2014 World Cup qualifying matches, 13 of them for Spain's matches against Belarus on Friday and France next Tuesday.

Spain's roster includes Real players Iker Casillas, Sergio Ramos, Alvaro Arbeola, Raul Albiol and Xabi Alonso as well as Barcelona players Victor Valdes, Jordi Alba, Sergio Busquets, Xavi Hernandez, Andres Iniesta, Cesc Fabregas, Pedro Rodriguez and David Villa.

In all, 16 of Real Madrid's players will see action with their respective countries, while 13 from Barcelona will do the same, including Argentina captain Lionel Messi.

Real Madrid's other seven players in Europe are Cristiano Ronaldo, Pepe and Fabio Coentrao (Portugal), Mesut Özil and Sami Khedira (Germany), Lukas Modric (Croatia) and Karim Benzema (France).

Eight South American players are on Real Madrid or Barcelona: Argentina has Messi and Javier Mascherano (Barcelona) as well as Angel Di Maria and Gonzalo Higuain (Real Madrid). Brazil has Marcelo, Kaka (Real Madrid) and Adriano (Barcelona) while Barca's Alexis Sanchez plays for Chile.

Barcelona's Alex Song will play for Cameroon when they take on Colombia on Oct. 16 in a friendly.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.