Team News – Real Madrid’s probable starting line up against Atletico Madrid

Real Madrid and Atlético Madrid will meet again on Tuesday in the first leg of the Champions League semi-finals at Santiago Bernabéu. A spot in the final at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff anticipates to one of the Spanish clubs.

Real Madrid manager Zidane has no fresh injury worries from the 2-1 win over Valencia at the end of the week. However, Gareth Bale (calf) and Pepe (rib) stay on the sidelines for the European champions.

Team News – Real Madrid’s probable starting line up against Atletico Madrid

Team News - Real Madrid's probable starting line up against Atletico Madrid

 

It will be interesting to see whether Real Madrid are can finally keep a clean sheet or not. As away goals are to a significant degree profitable in the Champions League. Raphael Varane is pushing for a recall in central defense. Despite the fact that Nacho is relied upon in the starting line up against Atletico Madrid at center back close by club chief Sergio Ramos.

It’s a lot less straight-forward in midfield. Zidane’s selections are always a bit unpredictable with the difference of games like this. So maybe he’ll turn Diego Simeone from the track by indicating at handling one particular arrangement while having no expectation at all of completing it.

Team News - Real Madrid's probable starting line up against Atletico Madrid

 

On such a large number of events as of now this season, Real Madrid’s strength has been evident in controlling the middle of the park and in this respect, Zidane isn’t short of options.

Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema will both start in the final third. While Isco, Marco Asensio, James Rodriguez and Alvaro Morata are all pushing for the position abandoned by the harmed Bale.

Team News - Real Madrid's probable starting line up against Atletico Madrid

 

Real Madrid has a better head-to-head record in the Champions League. And furthermore, beat their opponents 3-0 earlier this season, and they’re certainly capable of claiming a result here, too.

Real Madrid’s probable starting line up against Atletico Madrid: Navas; Carvajal, Ramos, Nacho, Marcelo; Kroos, Casemiro, Modric; Benzema, Isco, Cristiano Ronaldo