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Everything you need to know about Atlético de Madrid vs FC Barcelona

Barça holds a favorable historical record with 79 wins in 173 matches against Atlético, while Los Rojiblancos have achieved victory over FC Barcelona on 52 occasions. The two teams have drawn in 42 matches.

Atlético de Madrid and FC Barcelona have regularly competed against each other in LALIGA EA SPORTS for many years, presenting an opportunity to explore the evolution of this historic rivalry.

Since the inception of LALIGA EA SPORTS in 1929, Atlético de Madrid and FC Barcelona have competed in a total of 173 league matches, showcasing the annual clash between two of the most accomplished teams in LALIGA.

When was the first Atlético de Madrid vs FC Barcelona match played?

The inaugural encounter between the two sides in LALIGA EA SPORTS, during the 1928/29 season on March 10th, 1929, resulted in a 4-1 victory for the formers. This historic match at their home stadium saw Los Colchoneros triumph over Barça, with goals from Cosme and Yllera securing the win. Parera scored a consolation goal for Barça, while Cosme’s early strike marked the first goal in the history of LALIGA clashes between Atlético de Madrid and FC Barcelona.

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Who has won this match more times?

Barça holds a favorable historical record with 79 wins in 173 matches against Atlético, while Los Rojiblancos have achieved victory over FC Barcelona on 52 occasions. The two teams have drawn in 42 matches.

Which player has played the most Atlético de Madrid vs FC Barcelona matches?

Over the span of nearly a century of LALIGA football, a number of distinguished players have represented these clubs. In recent years, Lionel Messi has been the most frequent participant in this esteemed rivalry, having played a total of 30 matches against Atlético since the beginning of the century.

Following Messi are Andrés Iniesta and Sergio Busquets, each with 26 appearances, and Gerard Pique, who has faced Los Colchoneros 25 times. As for Atlético de Madrid, their current captain Koke holds the record with 24 appearances in this iconic league clash.

Lionel Messi in action

Which player has scored the most goals in Atlético de Madrid vs FC Barcelona matches?

Lionel Messi holds the record for the most goals scored in Atleti vs Barça matches, with an impressive total of 26 goals in 30 games. These exceptional numbers are a testament to his exceptional skill and talent. César Rodríguez, the second highest scorer with 14 goals, also represented Barça on the field. Meanwhile, Paco Campos (12) and Fernando Torres (8) have made significant contributions for Atleti against the Catalans.