Carlo Ancelotti will present an unusual lineup, with rotations to give minutes to those who usually stay on the bench
The white team does not want to fail in the Copa del Rey for the ninth consecutive year
Today Real Madrid faces Cacereño in the round of 16 of the Copa del Rey (9:00 p.m., La 1 RTVE). Carlo Ancelotti has left eight starting players in the capital, and the alignment that he will present in Cáceres aims to be rarewith rotations that will give minutes to the players who normally become spectators watching the game from the bench.
With the absence of Benzema, Modric, Vinicius, Kroos, Alaba, Mendy, Courtois and Carvajal, in addition to the injured Mariano, Carlo Ancelotti has taken the homegrown players Arribas, Álvaro, Marvel, Nico Paz and the goalkeepers Luis López and Cañizares.
this could be Real Madrid’s eleven to play the first round of the Copa del Reya title that they have not won for eight years.
lunin, the 23-year-old Ukrainian goalkeeper will play the match as Thibaut Courtois has not traveled to Cáceres.
In the rear we will find military and ruedriger, two center backs that have similar figures this season, with 12 and 13 games played, between 57 and 68% of the minutes played respectively. For the bands, Lucas Vázquez and Nacho, with a testimonial participation in the League, They will defend and also join the attack as wingers.
In the core, camavingaTchouameni and Ceballos, they will be the only natural midfielders of the first team that the Real Madrid coach will be able to field. A good midfielder who could be a starter in
Looking for the goal Eden HazardRodrigo and Asensio. The Belgian will finally have the opportunity to go out and play on the pitch for more consecutive minutes than he has played so far. He will be accompanied by Asensio, who has his days numbered at the club, and Rodrygo.
Also Minutes are expected for Vallejo and odriozola, which has not yet been released this season. Some players of the subsidiary They would complete the five players who can be substituted and would have the opportunity to play for the first time with the Real Madrid first team.