Xavi Looking Forward for El Classico Battle in Copa del Rey

Barcelona grabbed a ticket into the Copa del Rey semifinal after eliminating Malaga in the previous round with a 6-4 aggregate victory from two meetings. That result means that  the Catalan side will be facing their arch rival, Real Madrid in the next stage of that competition, sparkling another El Classico battle this season.

Barcelona midfielder, Xavi Hernandez is looking forward for their first leg encounter against Madrid, stating that despite Los Blancos could be missing several important players, things won’t be easy for the Catalan side.

Xavi said that playing in El Classico is never easy because of the tension and nervousness that players felt in the game.