Rayo and the Merengues begin playing the complement at the Santiago Bernabéu stadium. Neither team opened the scoring in the first stage and they are tied 0-0.
On the previous day of this competition, the local team won and arrives in good spirits to receive the visiting team, which has just added one point and needs to return to the path of victory.
Real Madrid achieved a 2-1 victory against Barcelona. Prior to this match, they tied 1 and won 3, in which they accumulated 2 goals against against 12 in favor.
Rayo Vallecano comes from drawing 2-2 against Real Sociedad. In their last 4 games they achieved 1 victory and tied 3 games. He has managed to score 7 goals and 6 goals have been scored against him.
The local team is in second place and has reached 28 points (9 PG – 1 PE – 1 PP), while the visitor has achieved 17 points and is in ninth place in the championship (4 PG – 5 PE – 2 PP).
The judge chosen to direct the match at the Santiago Bernabéu stadium was Juan Martínez Munuera.
Real Madrid formation today
Coach Carlo Ancelotti arranged a 4-4-2 formation with Kepa Arrizabalaga between the three sticks; Dani Carvajal, Antonio Rüdiger, David Alaba and Fran García at the back; Federico Valverde, Eduardo Camavinga, Luka Modric and Jude Bellingham in the midfield; and Joselu and Vinicius Júnior as forwards.
Rayo Vallecano formation today
For his part, Francisco Rodríguez enters the ring with a 4-5-1 strategy, with goalkeeper Stole Dimitrievski; Andrei Ratiu, Abdul Mumin, Florian Lejeune, Luis Alfonso Espino on the defensive wall; Pathé Ciss, Óscar Valentín, Isaac Palazón, Unai López and Álvaro García in the center of the field; and Raúl de Tomás up front.
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