3-4: Real Madrid ensure progress to last 16 as group winners
A double from Cristiano Ronaldo and goals from Modric and Carvajal sealed victory over Shakhtar Donetsk at Arena Lviv.
"Changing team selection is important in terms of raising competition for places", said the Whites' coach.
"He was the manager chosen for his professionalism, for his trajectory and for his experience", stated the president.
The team travel to face Red Star aiming to get a win that would move them closer to the Top 16 (8pm CET).
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