Posted on Dec. 2019 at 11:17Updated Dec 18. 2019 at 11:48
It is the most anticipated football match of the finish of the 12 months. This Wednesday night, greater than 650 million folks round the world ought to observe the “Clasico”, the opposition between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid. A shock at the prime between the two tenors of the Spanish championship, who at present share the prime of the standings.
Still, the most anticipated motion may not happen on the pitch, however in the stands and round Camp Nou. The Catalan separatists need to take benefit of this international viewers to hold out a number of operations round the Barcelona stadium.
A match already postponed
The assembly was initially to be performed on October 26, earlier than being postponed by the Spanish Football League, which feared excesses in the midst of a political disaster round the query of the independence of Catalonia. While tension has eased barely since the succession of demonstrations in October and November, the local weather stays tense.
Sports, political and police authorities have multiplied conferences in latest days to organize for this match categorized as “high risk”. In whole, 1,000 cops and a couple of,000 non-public safety brokers will patrol round a stadium remodeled right into a fortress, and controls started this Wednesday morning. “It will be played, the Clasico will be played,” assured FC Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu.
Expected throw of seashore balls
The independentist democratic Tsunami platform, very lively in blocking operations in the area in October, referred to as for demonstrations at 4 assembly factors round Camp Nou.
Vine a veure el clàssic!
Dimecres are necessitaran hundreds of folks per fer the acció. A més, tothom que vingui estarà convidat a veure el left. I com a tots els partits, cal portar ràdio, aigua i entrepà! # LaForçaDeLaGent pic.twitter.com/xg5XfUXq5q
– Tsunami Democràtic (@tsunami_dem) December 16, 2019
According to Catalan media, like “La Vanguardia”, different actions might happen: deployment of banners in the stands, invasion of the discipline …
A name was additionally made for the 98,000 supporters to throw black seashore balls on the discipline. A symbolic gesture to denounce the use by the police of protection ball launchers throughout the demonstrations that adopted the conviction of a number of Catalan leaders who participated in the group of a self-determination referendum on October 1, 2017 .
This might result in interrupt the assembly between Barça of Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann and the Madrid staff led by Zinédine Zidane. And would supply a world viewers to the causes defended by the separatists.