El Clasico: La Liga ask for Barcelona-Real Madrid game to be moved

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La Liga has asked to be transferred to Real Madrids Bernabeu over fears of civil unrest from Barcelonas Nou Camp stadium.
After nine Catalan separatist leaders were jailed on Monday there were days of protest in Barcelona.
More protests are expected in town on the afternoon of the match.
La Liga created the request to the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF), citingexceptional circumstances beyond our control.
The petition hasnt yet been created to Barcelona or Real Madrid. BBC Sport has contacted both nightclubs for comment.
The RFEF will asks both clubs to provide their opinion, together with the Federations competitions committee to make its choice in the next few days.
The Catalan Football Federation suspended all games in the region on Monday, although that ruling does not affect the Spanish national team along with La Liga matches.
Catalonia is a region in north-east Spain and in a referendum on 1 October 2017, declared prohibited by Spains Constitutional Court, roughly 90 percent of Catalan votes cast. Turnout was 43%.
The nine separatists were convicted of sedition and handed prison sentences of between nine and 13 years by Spains Supreme Court.
After the analysis, Barcelona explained:Prison is not the solution.
The Spanish champions added:More than ever, the club asks all governmental leaders to lead a process of dialogue and negotiation to solve this conflict, which should also allow for the launch of convicted civic and political leaders.
FC Barcelona also expresses its own support and solidarity to the families of people who are deprived of their liberty.

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