You can expect that there would be many challenges in the El Clasico match between Real Madrid and Barcelona in what is arguably the biggest club fixture in the world.
However, (Barcelona) fans were left shocked after they watched Marcelo’s elbow challenge on Lionel Messi that left Messi bleeding and seeking medical attention.
See the reactions below
— Sudip Chatterjee (@imsudip0192) April 23, 2017
— hn (@_heezus) April 23, 2017
Marcelo should of got that red. #ElClasico
— Manny León (@phax805er) April 23, 2017
— Σελήνη (@Weltschmerz_xx) April 23, 2017
Marcelo did this on purpose and got away with it. pic.twitter.com/iTHluXdmJL
— Olamide Abe (@MrJoyoung) April 23, 2017
So Marcelo’s elbow to the mouth couldn’t stop Messi from mesmerizing the Real Madrid defense ? Interesting 🤔 #ElClasico
— ✨✨KhweziLomSo✨✨ (@Bongani_XabaA) April 23, 2017
If Marcelo elbowed me, I would apologize for my face being in his way.
— cristiano fc (@Mrs_Cr7) April 23, 2017
— Kevin Gimenez (@KevNGxx) April 23, 2017