Real Madrid will go up against Deportivo Alaves in the La Liga on Saturday at the Alfredo di Stefano Stadium as they aim to make up for the 1-1 draw against Villarreal.
Real Madrid dropped points in recent weeks and the capital team is currently fourth on the La Liga table following the defeat and draw against Valencia and Villarreal respectively.
Zinedine Zidane’s men are currently on the fourth spot on the La Liga standings and Alaves occupy the 15th position.
Real Madrid has won five, drew two and lost two of the nine games played so far this season in the La Liga and they are six points behind the leaders Real Sociedad who has played a game ahead of the defending Champions. Real Madrid defeated Alaves last season in their en route to winning to the La Liga.
Los Blancos will be without Sergio Ramos and Federico Valverede due to injury while Luka Jovic and Eder Militao are out due to coronavirus.
Alvaro Odriozola is still battling to overcome a calf problem while the first-choice attacker Karim Benzema will pave way for Mariano Diaz due to a groin injury.
Pablo Machin will be without Manu Garcia who was tested positive for coronavirus and Pere Pons is battling with a foot injury.
Real Madrid possible starting lineup:
Courtois; Carvajal, Nacho, Varane, Mendy; Kroos, Casemiro, Odegaard; Hazard, Mariano, Rodrygo
Alaves possible starting lineup:
Pacheco; Navarro, Lejeune, Laguardia, Duarte; Mendez, Pina, Battaglia, Jota; Perez, Joselu
Real Madrid 2-0 Alaves.