El Clasico matches between Real Madrid and Barcelona to be shown on basic cable through Abu Dhabi Sports 1 and 2

Those with a basic e-life or Du subscription will be able to watch the Spanish Super Cup matches

La Liga president Javier Tabas says the Spanish league is considering playing some top-flight matches overseas. David Ramos / Getty Images
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Are you ready for another exciting showdown between Real Madrid and Barcelona, this time in the Spanish Super Cup later this month?

Those with a basic e-life or Du subscription are in luck.

Instead of heading out to watch the game, football fans can enjoy the big match for free at home or a friend’s house as it will be broadcast through Abu Dhabi Sports 1 and 2.



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The first leg will be shown on August 14 with kickoff at midnight while the second leg will take place on August 17 with a 1am start.

The last time the two sides met was on April 23 when Barcelona defeated Real Madrid 3-2 in a La Liga match.

A lot has changed since the two sides last played one another including the big news of Neymar leaving Barcelona for Paris Saint-Germain.



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