Zinedine Zidane has decided to display Casemiro in the starting eleven to face Barcelona in the El Clasico. Thus, Isco and James Rodriguez will sit on the bench.
Sergio Ramos has finally made it in the startin eleven despite suffering back problems during the week, and he will pair with Pepe in the centre of the defence.
This will be Real Madrid’s starting eleven: Navas; Carvajal, Pepe, Ramos, Marcelo, Casemiro, Modric, Kroos, Ronaldo, Bale, Benzema.
Meanwhile, Luis Enrique has included Jordi Alba in the starting eleven, despite the defender’s muscle problems. Barcelona will display their usual starting lineup.
This will be Barcelona’s starting eleven: Bravo, Alves, Piqué, Mascherano, Alba, Busquets, Rakitic, Iniesta, Messi, Neymar and Luis Suárez.