The El clasico plays this Sunday as Real Madrid host Barcelona at the Bernabeu stadium . Real go into the game top of the standings 15 points ahead of rivals Barcelona.
Karim Benzema is facing a race against time to be fit for the second Clasico of the season, whilst Ferland Mendy has been officially ruled out due to a foot injury.
Rodrygo Goes also suffered a nasty ankle injury against Real Mallorca, but he is already back in training.
In the Barca camp, Sergi Roberto is out injured, whilst Samuel Umtiti and Ansu Fati are both unavailable for selection for the trip to the Spanish capital. Gerard Pique has been carrying a knock, but he is expected to play.
The match kicks off at 11pm EAT on Sunday.
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