Real Madrid – La Liga Nine injuries
Due to Real Madrid’s ever-growing injury list, Zinedine Zidane has been forced to call up five academy players for their visit to Real Valladolid on Saturday.
Karim Benzema is the latest casualty, with the Frenchman suffering an ankle injury that prevented him from training on Friday and rules him out of Saturday’s game.
The Frenchman joins Sergio Ramos, Dani Carvajal, Rodrygo Goes, Fede Valverde, Alvaro Odriozola, Eden Hazard, Marcelo and Eder Militao on the sidelines.
As a result, Zidane has named Hugo Duro, Blanco, Victor Chust, Miguel Gutierrez and Sergio Arribas in his squad list for the match against Real Valladolid.
Goalkeepers: Thibaut Courtois, Andriy Lunin, Diego Altube
Defenders: Raphael Varane, Nacho, Ferland Mendy, Victor Chust, Miguel Gutierrez
Midfielders: Toni Kroos, Luca Modric, Casemiro, Isco, Sergio Arribas, Blanco
Forwards: Marco Asensio, Lucas Vazquez, Vinicius, Mariano Diaz, Hugo Duro