Real Madrid are hosting a fairly mediocre Leganes side who have struggled this season. Los Blancos have not played in a week and will have the advantage of playing at the Bernabeu, so it’s clear that this is a game they should take care of.
In fact, Zidane is expected to make some rotations. Players like Casemiro, Ramos or Marcelo could get some rest and Rodrygo seems ready to earn another presence in the starting lineup after making his debut as a starter last week against Galatasaray.
Vinicius will miss the game as he wasn’t included in Zinedine Zidane’s squad list. His absence is a bit strange given that he needs confidence and this match would’ve given him a good opportunity to do so. Either way, Real Madrid need to pick it up and prove they can be a reliable team again. A convincing home win should be on the way.
HOW TO WATCH, STREAM LA LIGA
Time: 21:15 CEST (local time), 04:15pm EST.
Venue: Santiago Bernabeu, Madrid, Spain.
Available TV: BeIN Sports (USA), Movistar La Liga (Spain)
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