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Will the Madrid derby again be one-sided?

Updated: November 25, 2011, 11:57 PM ET
By Rob Train

The Madrid derby doesn't get quite as much attention as it used to, the biggest rivalry in Spain's most popular sport -- one also infused with a fair dose of political undercurrent -- now firmly established between Real and Barcelona. When the clasico approaches, it is impossible to blink an eye without encountering a towering billboard of Cristiano Ronaldo and Leo Messi loudly advertising the Greatest Game of Them All. Ahead of the derby, quiet nostalgia is more traditional as former players ...

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