NSArlo Ancelotti warned him real Madrid Players who need to come back from the latest international break better than they did from the September window, and they did just that with 5-0 win over Shakhtar in the European Champions League.
The Italian went back to using the 4-3-3 setup, and the result showed he was right to do so. The team had a personality they missed earlier this season, and the trusted old Trident is back in midfield too.
Casemiro, Toni Kroos, Luka Modric They were all chosen to start with Faith Valverde He got some rest after his international commitments took him to South America.
Real Madrid knew how important it was to win in Kiev on Tuesday, and they got the job done with ease. Having struggled against Shakhtar last season and lost twice, Los Blancos were aware of the threat the Ukrainians could pose.
Barcelona They lost their last two Champions League matches and are now in a similar situation to real MadridBefore Tuesday, knowing that a loss Dynamo Kiev Wednesday will be disastrous. They have no margin for error, and they need to respond.
Gambling with Rodrigo
Eden HazardAncelotti’s absence left a decision to make, and the coach resorted to that latest absence Rodrigo goes To join the side again, and it will take a lot for him to lose his place in the journey to the Camp Nou.
Karim Benzema and Vinicius Jr They have 18 goals between them this season, all confirming their inclusion in the match in Catalonia.