July 27th, 2017
With more than 400 million viewers worldwide, El Clasico is one of fútbol’s (or soccer here in the U.S.!) storied matches. The head-to-head challenges between Real Madrid and FC Barcelona are often remembered for the glittering performances of their protagonists on the pitch—of Cruyff, Ronaldinho, Ronaldo and Zidane. This week, Real and Barça meet again in Miami at the Hard Rock Stadium for a pre-season friendly, as the world watches. To honor the moment these two teams will meet outside Spanish borders for the first time in more than thirty years, we’ve added some special features to Google Search.
Now globally on the Google app for Android and iOS and the mobile web, when you search for “El Clasico” or “Real Madrid vs FC Barcelona” (or a similar query), you’ll see detailed information about the game, real-time content posted by the clubs, special videos created by the teams—and you’ll even get to vote for your all-time favorite goal from El Clasico past.
This feature will be available today through the game on Sunday, so be sure to check back for updates. And of course, be sure to tune in for kick-off on Sunday!