Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has announced his 21-man squad for the crucial UEFA Champions League clash with Shakhtar Donetsk at the Olympic Stadium in Kiev.
The Los Merengues got a shock defeat in the hands of Deportivo Alaves at Alfredo Di Stefano Stadium after goal keeping errors and injuries headlined the encounter.
Real Madrid gave themselves a lifeline last week after beating Inter Milan at the San Siro.
However, a win would ensure the club’s easy passage to the next round of the competition this season.
Real Madrid’s 21-man squad for Shakhtar Donetsk clash on Tuesday
Here’s the Real Madrid squad to face Shakhtar Donetsk
Goalkeepers: Courtois, Lunin and Altube.
Defenders: E. Militão, R. Varane, Nacho, Marcelo, F. Mendy and Chust.
Midfielders: Kroos, Modrić, Casemiro, Ødegaard, Isco and Arribas.
Strikers: Benzema, Asensio, Lucas V., Vini Jr., Mariano and Rodrygo.
Real Madrid injury news – missing players
Dani Carvajal, Eden Hazard (knee injury), Luka Jovic (illness), Odriozola (calf injury), Sergio Ramos (thigh injury), Valverde (shin injury).
When will the match between Shakhtar Donetsk and Real Madrid start?
The match will kick off from 18:55 GMT+1 on Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at the Olympic Stadium in Kiev, the referee is Hategan from Romania.