El Clasico: Top 5 encounters between arch-rivals

A 19-year-old Lionel Messi announced himself to the whole world when he scored a stunning hattrick in the El Clasico at Camp Nou. Photo: Getty Images
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Cristiano Ronaldo scored the famous 'Calma' goal in front of the hostile Camp Nou crowd as Real Madrid took a giant stride towards a first La Liga title since 2008 with the El Clasico victory. Photo: Getty Images
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This game was all about Ronaldinho as the Brazilian magician dazzled at the Bernabeu with a brace, so much so that the Los Blancos faithful applauded him. Photo: Getty Images
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Barcelona embarrassed Beckham and Co. with a clinical performance at the Bernabeu as it effectively won the title in front of the Real Madrid faithful. This was hard to digest for the men in white. Photo: Getty Images
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Another embarrassing display from Madrid, this time at Camp Nou. Barca's best ever display under Pep Guardiola ensured its smooth passage to a third consecutive title. Photo: Getty Images
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