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Real Madrid confirms the presence of Karim Benzema in the Classic against Barça

Published:18/03/2023 - 15:54h

Updated:18/03/2023 - 15:54h

Finally, Carlo Ancelotti has confirmed that Madrid will be able to count on their captain. Karim Benzema ended Wednesday's match against Liverpool with discomfort, but seems to have recovered

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The Real Madrid has announced the announcement of the team of Carlo Ancelotti for the party of LaLiga Santander against the FC Barcelona in the Spotify Camp Nou. A party that presupposes that it can be key for the definition of the current championship suspender belt that at present leads the Barcelona club, since a triumph of the ones of Xavi Hernández, would suppose 12 points of difference between both teams to fault of precisely 12 days.

With this in mind, the Italian technician, that analysed the duel in press conference, has bet by an announcement with all the best that has available and with the news that it will be able to have his goleador and captain: Karim Benzema. The French returned to the dynamics of group on the eve of the Classical, exercising with normality in the sportive city merengue and without showing renqueante by the hit in the tibia that suffered in front of the Liverpool, and will be in the Camp Nou.

Ancelotti Yes will have two important absences

Benzema, that is suffering setbacks that avoid him have continuity this season in which it has participated in 28 of the 42 parties contested by the white group, will not lose the decisive appointment, although Carletto yes will have an important drop. The one who himself will lose the party will be the Austrian David Praises, that follows with his plan of recovery of his muscular injury that suffered in Anfield does almost a month.

Neither it exercised with the first team the Uruguayan forward Álvaro Rodríguez, that has had minutes in the last meetings of League. The sanction that has to fulfil for receiving five yellow with the Castilla, will leave him out of the that would be his first classical. For the duel of this Sunday (21:00 hours) the options of title of the Madrid happen only by a triumph that cut to six units the disadvantage of nine points that at present has with the Barça.

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Goalkeepers: Courtois, Lunin and Luis López.

Defences: Carvajal, And. MilitãOr, Vallejo, Nacho, Odriozola, Lucas V., Rüdiger and Mendy.

Midfield players: Kroos, Modrić, Camavinga, Valverde, Tchouameni and D. Ceballos.

Forwards: Hazard, Benzema, Asensio, Vini Jr., Rodrygo, and Mariano.

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