The game between Real Madrid and Copenhaguen will kick-off at 20:45 CET. The Italian coach has decided to rest Isco and start Sami Khedira, Asier Illarramendi and Luka Modric in the midfield. Varane and Marcelo come back to the squad, so the French defender will start his first game in five months.
Real Madrid Starting XI: Casillas, Carvajal, Varane, Pepe, Marcelo, Illarramendi, Modric, Khedira, Di María, Benzema, Ronaldo
Copenhaguen Starting XI: Wiland, Jacobsen, Bengtson, Mellberg, Sigurdsson, Claudemir, Delaney, Gislason, Jorgesen, Braaten, Toutoh.
Morata was ruled out for this game, and Jesé will have a chance of participating on the game this time. Casemiro was on the bench as well but he was ruled out of the list because of problems with his stomach. Morata will be available.
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