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Spanish federation confirm El Clasico between Barcelona and is postponed due to protest fears with new date to be announced on Monday The clash between Barcelona and was due to be played in October La Liga fear the huge match will be used as platform for mass protests in Spain  La Liga believe that moving it to midweek would mitigate the global impact 

By Jack Kinnersley For Mailonline

Published: 23:30 BST, 17 October 2019 | Updated: 23:31 BST, 17 October 2019

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The Royal Spanish Football Federation has confirmed the El Clasico has been postponed. 

The huge clash between Barcelona and  was due to be played on October 26. 

But La Liga fear a match with an estimated global TV audience of 650m viewers will be used as platform for protests against this week's Spanish Supreme Court sentencing of nine Catalan separatist leaders to prison terms of between nine and 13 years for their part in a referendum held in defiance of the Spanish Constitution in 2017 and a

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