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Valladolid v Real Madrid: teams news, lineups & predictions

La Liga By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 08/03/2019

Real Valladolid will entertain troubled Real Madrid in their next La Liga game after their awful week that saw them knocked out in all competitions, here are details you need to know before the clash against Jose Zorrilla giants on Sunday.

TEAM NEWS 

REAL VALLADOLID:

The host will be without Fernando Calero, Luisimi Sanchez and Toni Suarez for the clash against Real Madrid due to injury.

Sergio Gonzalez will need to improvise for the injured players when they host Real Madrid on Sunday at the Estadio Municipal Jose Zorrilla.

REAL MADRID:

The Bernabeu giants would be without Lucas Vazquez, Gareth Bale, Dani Carvajal and Vinicius Jr. due to the  injury they sustained during the champions league against Ajax in the mid week, 

Captain Sergio Ramos is also suspended for the clash, Marcos Llorente remained on the sideline for  Real Madrid.

HEAD TO HEAD:

Real Madrid had a better head to head record in terms of head to head comparison, both teams have played 35 games, the home team won four drew 10 while Real Madrid won 21 of those clashes.

RECENT FORM:

REAL VALLADOLID: 

The form of Sergio Gonzalez’s men has been poor they have lost more than they won in their last six games.

Real Valladolid has won just one and drew one in their last six games, they lost four in the process.

REAL MADRID:

Los Blancos is experiencing a difficult moment at this period of the season, having been dumped out in all competition within just a week is nothing to write home about.

Santiago Solari is feeling the heat to turns things around despite he is aware he would be relieved of his duty at the end of the season following his back to back defeat to Barcelona in the Copa Del Rey and the La Liga and their untimely exit in the Champions League.

Real Madrid won two of their last six games and suffered four defeats in the process.

PROBABLE LINE UP:

REAL MADRID:

Courtois, Odriozola, Ramos, Varane, Reguillion, Modric,Valverede, Casemiro, Asensio, isco, Benzema

PREDICTIONS:

Real Valladolid 1-2 Real Madrid
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