Real Madrid rest a number of key players, including Cristiano Ronaldo, for today's La Liga clash with rivals Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu.
have rested a number of key players, including Real Madrid , for today's La Liga clash with rivals Cristiano Ronaldo at the Santiago Bernabeu. Barcelona and Xabi Alonso have also been put on the bench by coach Mesut Ozil ahead of Tuesday's vital Champions League encounter with Manchester United. Jose Mourinho
Barcelona have made four changes in total as
, Victor Valdes , Javier Mascherano and David Silva all come into the side following Tuesday's defeat to Madrid in the semi-finals of the Copa del Rey. Thiago
misses out for the visitors through injury. Xavi Hernandez Real Madrid: Lopez; Ramos, Varane, Pepe, Coentrao; Modric, Kaka, Essien; Callejon, Morata, Benzema Barcelona: Valdes; Alves, Pique, Mascherano, Alba; Thiago, Busquets, Iniesta; Pedro, Messi, Villa
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