Football Language Resources: El Clasico – We have been publishing football language posts on languagecaster since 2006 and in that time we have featured Real Madrid versus Barcelona on numerous occasions so in this post we bring together some of these posts which can act as a resource for learners and teachers of English.
2015-16 Clásico: This week we feature the biggest game in La Liga: El Clásico in our listening practice report, following this Damon explains the football expression ‘to be fit’ and we have some huge games in our predictions battle
It’s back to league football after the international break. We focus on games from around Europe in this week’s languagecaster predictions.
This weekend sees the second Clásico of the season and we also feature one of the oldest rivalries in English football when Liverpool host Manchester United
It’s the business end of the season and we have some huge matches this week to predict. We have games from the top and bottom of the Premier League including Liverpool-Man City, the Seville derby, English FA Cup semi-final and a clasico in the Copa del Rey final. This week’s guest predictor is Tim a Liverpool fan.
On this week’s football podcast for learners of English, Damian looks back at the English League Cup, while Damon introduces the phrase ‘to hit form’ before we finish up with our weekly predictions battle which this week includes the Milan derby, the League Cup final and another clasico.
In this week’s review of the footballing action we focus on swansea’s rise, Inter Milan’s unbeaten run and a bad week for Real Madrid’s pepe.
On this week’s podcast we preview the FIFA Club World Cup taking place in Japan
This week, the languagecaster team attempt to predict some big games at the foot of the table in Spain and England, wonder if Manchester United can be stopped in the Premier League and who will win the big derbies in London and in Rio de Janeiro. Oh and we have more el clasico, this time in the Champions League semi final second legs.
The Champions League has reached the semi-final stage and on this week’s show we preview the upcoming games between Schalke and Manchester United and of course the third clasico between Real Madrid and Barcelona.
The Copa del Rey: The Copa del Rey takes place this week in Valencia between Barcelona and Real Madrid. The languagecaster team takes a look at the second of four…
4 Things to Know about Barcelona and Real Madrid
Perhaps ‘Pep’ Guardiola, of Barcelona, and ‘The Special One’ Mourinho, Real Madrid’s coach, are the two most charismatic managers in the business. Both are young, good looking, fashionable, and most importantly – successful. In this post, languagecaster takes a look at the ‘Tale of the Tape‘ – how they compare. Click on the image below […]
The first two of four el Clásico matches take place this Saturday and Wednesday and to celebrate this feast of Spanish football the languagecaster team have decided to release a collection of posts over the next seven days to help teachers and students understand a little more about this huge fixture.
[print_link] | Subscribe: Predictions A huge week in football sees el Clásico between Real and Barcelona being played twice: once in the league and then in the Spanish Cup final next Wednesday. Also on Wednesday Spurs take on their fierce rivals Arsenal in the North London derby, while there are also big games from the […]
This week’s English for football phrase is ‘El Clásico’
This week’s main report features the best player in the world. And no, he does not play for Argentina! Xavi Hernández makes it as languagecaster’s player of the year, so good that even Leo Messi has to take a bow.
2010 El Clasico: A free listening report with transcript on football for learners of English who love soccer: this week el clasico
2009 Barcelona vs Real Madrid: This week Barcelona visit their great rivals Real Madrid in La Liga’s El Clasico. Madrid are only four points behind the previously unstoppable Barcelona and would love to get closer. On this week’s show we look at the rivalry between these two famous clubs.