It will be the 231st meeting between the two sides and if speculation surrounding his position is to be believed, it could be the first and last clásico for Madrid coach Rafa Benitez. Lose, say the reports, and he will be fired just a few months after taking charge. Win, and his position should be secure at least until the teams meet again next April.

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