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Gareth Bale and Eden Hazard enter the call to face Elche

Published:20/01/2022 - 01:22h

Updated:20/01/2022 - 01:22h

Carlo Ancelotti cleared the doubts on the situation of Gareth Bale and Eden Hazard. In the press conference prior to the match against Elche, the Italian assured that both are available to play in Alicante

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Gareth Bleat and Eden Hazard went in in the announcement of the Real Madrid for the party in front of the Elche by the eighth of final of the Glass of Rey. In the previous press conference to the party, Carlo Ancelotti ensured that "it has not happened at all rare with both players" and, in the case of the Welsh, already has surpassed his physical annoyances.

In accordance with Ancelotti, with Hazard neither has occurred at all odd, "only that there is competition in the team and it is necessary to choose to the best in each party. Hazard is training And expecting the call of the trainer. I think that it will be smart when it arrive", affirmed the Italian.

In the case of Gareth, the míster ensured that it has recovered when remaining in Valdebebas. The Welsh did not travel with the Madrid to Arabia for the Supercopa Spanish and could see minutes in Alicante, in which it would be his first party in more than four months.

On the possible rotations, Ancelotti ensured that, when being an eliminatory, will go out with the best that has. On Vinicius, the Italian ensured that "it does not see him tired", by which will play this Thursday. "I think that it has to stop when we see him tired, when it can not show his quality in the field or when it was lesionado, but now see him well", added.

Without Courtois neither Benzema

The one who himself received rest after the Supercopa was Karim Benzema. The forward of 34 years did not go in in the announcement because of the physical load in Arabia. The surprise of the announcement was the absence of Thibaut Courtois, the one who according to Ancelotti "suffered an indisposition". The technician did not give greater details, but wait that the goalkeeper was available for the party of LaLiga of the Sunday, also in front of the Elche, but in Santiago Bernabéu.

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