Zidane’s 19-strong squad for Balaídos


Ramos and Benzema out injured, Carvajal suspended while Ceballos and Marcos Llorente left out owing to coaching decision

Real Madrid have announced the list of players called up for this Sunday’s fixture with Celta at Balaídos. Neither Sergio Ramos nor Karim Benzema are included, as they are injured, Dani Carvajal, sent off in the last league game, is serving a one-match suspension and Zidane, meanwhile, has left out Dani Ceballos and Marcos Llorente for coaching reasons.

The squad:

Goalkeepers: Keylor Navas, Casilla and Moha.

Defenders: Vallejo, Varane, Nacho, Marcelo, Theo and Achraf.

Midfielders: Kroos, Modric, Casemiro, Asensio, Isco and Kovacic.

Forwards: Cristiano Ronaldo, Bale, Lucas Vázquez and Borja Mayoral.