Barcelona’s Lionel Messi in action with Real Madrid’s Mateo Kovacic. Photograph: Juan Medina/Reuters

President of La Liga Javier Tebas has confirmed that the first Clasico of the new season will take place at Camp Nou as Barcelona host Real Madrid on Sunday, October 28.

The game, which will kick off at 16.15 CET, will come after Madrid play Viktoria Plzen at the Santiago Bernabeu on Tuesday, and Barca host Inter Milan on Wednesday.

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Barcelona last hosted Madrid in May, a week after they won the LaLiga title. The encounter ended 1-1.

Both Barca and Madrid have started the new season with three wins from three and sit level at the top of the table.