Barça-Madrid showdowns are always special. One only has to look at the number of professionals that will descend on the Camp Nou this Sunday. 680 accredited journalists, photographers, commentators, camera people and technicians, representing 139 outlets from 28 countries will cover the Clásico at the Camp Nou this Sunday.
Accredited press professionals, a detailed overview:
Total number of accredited outlets: 139
Written media 71
Countries represented: 28
United States of America
400 million potential viewers
The Clásico will once again be one of the events that generates the most worldwide attention from the press. Mediapro, the company that provides HD and 3D television feeds for the game, estimates that 400 million spectators will watch the match live.
The game will broadcast live to more than 30 European, Asian, North America, South American, Central American and African countries.