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Dec 12, 2021 at 8pm UK at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu
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Real Madrid team news: Injury, suspension list vs. Atletico Madrid

Sports Mole rounds up all of Real Madrid's latest injury and suspension news ahead of their La Liga clash with Atletico Madrid.

Real Madrid will be looking to make it 10 straight wins in all competitions when they continue their 2021-22 La Liga campaign at home to Atletico Madrid on Sunday night.

Carlo Ancelotti's side recorded a 2-0 victory over Inter Milan in the Champions League on Tuesday, which secured first position in Group D.

Los Blancos are currently top of the La Liga table, now 10 points clear of fourth-placed Atletico Madrid, while they have an eight-point advantage over second-placed Sevilla.

Here, Sports Mole rounds up all of Real Madrid's injury and suspension news ahead of the Madrid derby.

Karim Benzema

Karim Benzema celebrates scoring for Real Madrid in November 2021© Reuters

Status: Major doubt
Type of injury: Hamstring
Possible return date: December 12 (vs. Atletico)

Karim Benzema was ruled out of the clash with Inter due to the hamstring problem that he picked up in the early stages of the league clash with Real Sociedad last weekend, and the Frenchman faces a battle to prove his fitness ahead of the Madrid derby.

Dani Ceballos

Dani Ceballos celebrates scoring for Real Madrid against Real Betis in La Liga on January 13, 2019.© Reuters

Status: Out
Type of injury: Ankle
Possible return date: Unknown

Dani Ceballos picked up a serious ankle injury while representing Spain at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, and the midfielder remains unavailable for selection.

Gareth Bale

Real Madrid's Gareth Bale in action with Deportivo Alaves' Pere Pons in La Liga on August 14, 2021© Reuters

Status: Out
Type of injury: Calf
Possible return date: Unknown

Gareth Bale again missed out against Inter on Tuesday night due to a calf problem, but the Wales international is expected to be back on the field at some point this month.


Real Madrid have no players suspended for this match.

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