Real Madrid host Celtic this evening at the Estadio Santiago Bernabéu in the final round of the Champions League group stages, with kick-off scheduled at 6.45 pm local time.
Karim Benzema, who returned to the match-day squad following an injury, will most likely start the game one the bench. Due to Aurélien Tchouaméni’s absence, Eduardo Camavinga is expected to start between Luka Modrić and Toni Kroos.
Eden Hazard, who is struggling with a muscle strain, is not included in the Real Madrid squad either.
Los Blancos will be looking for a win in order to secure their place at the top of the group.
Predicted Real Madrid lineup against Celtic
AS predict that Carlo Ancelotti will field the following starting XI against Celtic: Thibaut Courtois – Dani Carvajal, Éder Militão, Antonio Rüdiger, Ferland Mendy or David Alaba – Luka Modrić, Eduardo Camavinga, Toni Kroos – Frederico Valverde, Rodrygo, Vinícius Júnior.
GSFN | Tom Cserép