Real Madrid has an announced the official squad for the Madrid city derby on Saturday.
The announcement came as the club makes final preparation for the all-important tie at the Alfredo Di Stefano Stadium.
Atletico Madrid who currently occupied the top spot of La Liga will be hoping to extend their lead at the top after a quick surge, overtaking Real Sociedad to the top.
Real Madrid official squad list for the game against Atletico Madrid
Goalkeepers: Courtois, Lunin, Altube.
Defenders: Carvajal, Militao, Ramos, Varane, Nacho, Marcelo, Odriozola and Mendy.
Media: Kroos, Modric, Casemiro, Valverde and Isco.
Forwards: Benzema, Asensio, Lucas Vázquez, Vinicius and Rodrygo.
Dani Carvajal and Valverde have just been included in the squad following their recovery from injury recently.
But Norwegian international Martin Odegaard as well as Eden Hazard, Mariano remains sidelined due to injuries.
The return of the captain makes the headlines for the matchday. But Hazard will remain out of reach at the moment even though he’s been part of training with the rest of squad.
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