British based Real Madrid and Barcelona fans will have to LEAVE THE COUNTRY to watch the next El Clasico
British based football fans will be unable to watch the first meeting of the season between Spanish giants Real Madrid and Barcelona due to TV blackout rules, unless they leave the country.
The first El Clasico of the season takes place on Saturday December 3rd, with Barcelona hosting their great rivals at the Nou Camp.
La Liga officials have scheduled the game to kick-off at 3.15pm which is where the problem lies.
Rules prohibit any football being televised live in Britain between 2.45pm and 5.15pm on a Saturday.
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