LaLiga: Sergio Ramos leads Real Madrid to victory over Barcelona as club bounces back from woeful run
Real Madrid lead the league with 13 points. Barcelona have seven with a game in hand.
“Not having fans is the worst thing that can happen in a Barça-Madrid match,” Barcelona boss Koeman said.
Barcelona and Real Madrid come into the Clasico with 35 points for both teams. Catalans sit top courtesy better goal difference but it would count for nought come end of the season.
LaLiga: Barcelona, Real Madrid players advised to stay in same hotel due to Catalan protests ahead of Clasico
Authorities have promised the Barcelona-Real Madrid match will go ahead and Democratic Tsunami, which says 25,000 people will attend the protest, say they do not want to disrupt the match
Champions League: Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde finds silver lining in postponement of first Clasico
Barcelona and Real Madrid agreed last week to postpone La Liga's most prestigious game, which would have been a showdown for the top league spot, giving Valverde's side next weekend off
LaLiga: Barcelona's Ousmane Dembele banned for two matches for 'attitude of contempt', will miss match against Real Madrid
Ronald Araujo, a 20-year-old defender, and Gerard Pique both received one-match bans and will also miss the game against Eibar