Real Madrid will play Real Valladolid at Santiago Bernabeu after controversial win over Real Betis. Real will play Valladolid on 1st October at 1:00 hrs.(IST).
Hazard back in Real Squad after prolonged spell at sidelines
Eden Hazard has been included in the squad to face Real Valladolid in their home matches. Belgian International has been the most expensive player in the Los Blancos history. Hazard’s tenure at Real Madrid has been injury prone. Although Eden arrived from England as the best player in the Premier League but injury has always been the issue at Real Madrid. Eden Hazard’s Record for Chelsea during his spell speaks for itself. Belgian playmaker made 245 appearances for the blues and scored 85 goals during that period.
Eden Hazard made only 16 appearances for Los Blancos during the 2019-20 season scoring 1 goal in that period. Hazard’s performance remained unmatched during his time in premier League. Eden came as marquee signing to fill the void created by departure of Cristiano Ronaldo. But Hazard’s career has not peaked for Real Madrid pertaining to constant injury. Although Real Madrid’s coach Zinedine Zidane has backed Hazard to find his form for Spanish champions. Eden will be making his first appearance for Real Madrid this season in La Liga.
No signings this transfer window for Real Madrid
The Covid Pandemic situation has led to great financial loss for all the football clubs around the world. Football supergiant’s refrain from doing transfer business pertaining to the loss they have suffered due to the outbreak. Real Madrid President has made some smart move this transfer window following move out of some large daily wage earners. Transfer of Real Madrid outcast Gareth Bale to Tottenham leads the story line in this transfer window. Also Real Madrid have freed up the wages following transfer of James Rodriguez to Everton.
Real Madrid have also moved out right back Sergio Reguilon to Tottenham with a buy back clause inserted in the deal. Manchester United are in talks with Real for Luka Jovic on a loan deal. This shows big club like Real Madrid are forced to sell out players in order to run the club without any problem. Zinedine Zidane has made it clear that no players will be bought by Real Madrid in this transfer Window.
Real Madrid will look to continue their unbeaten streak to go top of the table
Real will be looking to go top of the table with win over counter part Real Valladolid. Los Blancos are unbeaten in their last 11 games against Valladolid winning 9 out of them. Los Blancos cult figure Sergio Ramos has been on fire this calendar year. Earlier Sergio Ramos became the first player and defender to score in consecutive 17 La Liga seasons in a row. Ramos has scored nine goals in La Liga this calendar year breaking his previous record of 8 goals in 2018.
Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema has been involved in eight goals in his last eight appearances against Real Valladolid. Valladolid managed to draw against Real at Santiago Bernabeu and will be looking to win consecutively for the first time. Real Madrid will be having tough fixtures towards the end of the October. Los Blancos will play El clasico against Barcelona on 25th October. Thereafter, Real will face Valencia, Atletico, Villarreal and Sevilla in span of one and half month. So Real Madrid will looking to making most of these matches by winning and putting the pressure on rivals Barcelona.