Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti announced the list of the team that will face Espanyol, tomorrow, Sunday, at the “Power 8” stadium, as part of the matches of the eighth round of the Spanish League “La Liga” for the current season 2021-2022, in a difficult meeting for the royal.
Real Madrid enters the match at the top of the Spanish league standings, before the start of the round, with 17 points, one point behind Real Sociedad, the runner-up, while Espanyol, returning to La Liga this season, is in the fourteenth place with 6 points.
Real Madrid, led by its Italian coach, relies on the brilliant attacking duo this season, the French Karim Benzema, who is the top scorer in the competition with 8 goals, and his Brazilian runner-up, Vinicius Junior, who scored 5 goals, and they are the two most contributed to scoring goals in all five major leagues.
Missing from the list are Isco, Marco Asensio, Mariano Diaz and Ferland Mendy, along with Dani Carvajal and Marcelo.
Espanyol vs Real Madrid
Keepers: Thibaut Courtois – Andre Lunin – Luis Lopez
Defenders: Eder Militao – David Alaba – Jesus Vallejo – Nacho Fernandez – Miguel Gutierrez
Midfield: Toni Kroos – Luka Modric – Casemiro – Fede Valverde – Lucas Vazquez – Eduardo Camavinga.
Forwards: Eden Hazard – Karim Benzema – Luka Jovic – Vinicius Junior – Rodrygo Jose.
Real Madrid List