Real Madrid currently occupy the 3rd position of the classification of the Primera Division with 84 points accumulated in 36 games. The hosts are in tremendous form, winning the championship last 5 games. In the previous round, madrilenii triumphed on the field at Real Sociedad, 1-0. Cristiano Ronaldo is currently the top scorer detached from the UEFA Champions League, with 16 goals scored. Galacticos have an extra reason for optimism after Cristiano Ronaldo returned to training yesterday and is likely to start this match from the position of the holder.
On the other side, Manchester City is on the 4th position of the Premier League standings with 64 points after 36 stages obtained. Being without real chances for the title, Manchester seems to have abandoned the fight in the Premier League. Last round, Pellegrini’s pupils were defeated on the ground in Southampton, with the score 4-2. Belgian Kevin de Bruyne is the best scorer of the team in this edition of the UEFA Champions League, with three goals scored. It is expected that wilderness feeling, Iheanacho, to begin holding this important match.
Probable team Real Madrid: Navas – Carvajal, Pepe, Ramos, Marcelo – Modric, Casemiro, Kroos – Ronaldo Vazquez
Probable team Manchester City: Hart – Sagna, Kompany, Otamendi, Clichy – Navas, Fernandinho, Fernando De Bruyne – Iheaneacho, Aguero