La Liga launches legal appeal over postponed El Clasico match

Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos and Barcelona's Gerard Pique during last season's El Clasico.

(CNN)Spain's La Liga has confirmed it will take legal action over the decision to hold the postponed El Clásico match between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 18.

The game was originally due to be played at Barcelona's Camp Nou stadium on October 26 but was pushed back by the country's football federation (RFER) following the separatist protests in Catalan sparked by the lengthy ja