LaLiga and beIN Sports Co-Host Rooftop Viewing Party of El Clásico

Real Madrid CF vs FC Barcelona
Special appearances by Raúl González Blanco, Gianluca Zambrotta and other guests

La ligaWHAT: LaLiga, the organizing body of top-flight Spanish soccer, along with beIN Sports, its exclusive USA broadcaster, will co-host for the first time ever in the United States, a viewing party of El Clásico match between two of the world’s biggest clubs – Real Madrid CF and FC Barcelona.

The free, day-long event will give domestic and international sports fans of all ages a taste of Spain – from soccer to cuisine to entertainment, and demonstrates a new platform of international expansion for LaLiga brand. The venue will feature exhibition displays from FC Barcelona and Real Madrid CF, an interactive soccer tech zone, music and live entertainment, a rooftop mini soccer pitch, as well as large screen TVs throughout the 24,000-square foot venue to watch the match.

WHO: LaLiga – strongest league in the world made up of 20 teams and over 1.6 billion fans globally Raul González Blanco – legendary Spanish player; currently Country Manager for LaLiga USA Gianluca Zambrotta – Italian defender, formerly of FC Barcelona (2006-2008)

WHEN: Sunday, April 23, 2017
Event Time: 10am-7pm | VIP Reception: 12pm-6pm | Kick Off: 2:45pm EST Raul González Blanco & Gianluca Zambrotta Interviews: 12pm-1pm EST

WHERE: Rooftop @ 230 Fifth Ave (between 26th & 27th Street) – New York City

TICKETS: Free entry with registration:

SOCIAL: Website – Twitter – @LaLigaEN

Instagram – @LaLiga – Hashtag – #ElClasico