Real Madrid squad for the match against Real Sociedad
The LaLiga matchweek 16 enounter will be played at the Reale Arena (Saturday, 9pm CET).
"We're going into a very competitive game against Real Sociedad and the team is in good shape", explained the coach.
Real Madrid had a morning session to prepare for the match against the Basque team (Saturday, 9pm CET).
The midfielder scored his first goal against Real Sociedad in the 1983/84 season.
The match in aid of the victims of the volcano in La Palma will take place on 17 December, at 7:30 pm (CET), at the Heliodoro Rodríguez López stadium.
Real Madrid clinched the world champions trophy in 2002 after beating Club Olimpia de Asunción.
It is inspired on the 2006/07 season kit and will be worn for the first time in the warm-up for the derby against Atlético.
The Frenchman features amongst the 11-man shortlist and the winner is to be revealed on 17 January 2022.
“We have to play again in less than 48 hours in Zaragoza, which will be another tough game”, said the coach ahead of the clash.
Real Madrid fought back in a gruelling match against Maccabi which was decided with a basket by Yabusele three seconds from the buzzer.
The Vitoria-born coach has racked up 21 trophies during his 11-season spell in charge of the Whites.
With Real Madrid he won 4 league titles, 3 Copa del Rey trophies, 2 Cup Winners' Cups, 1 Korac Cup, 1 Club World Cup and 1 Spanish Super Cup.
Real Madrid are celebrating the anniversaries of the club's 13 European Cup triumphs during the period between 11 May and 13 June.
"The transformation of the Santiago Bernabéu will be a turning point in Real Madrid's history", said the president in his opening speech at the Ordinary General Assembly 2021.
Following the first year of redevelopment work, the transformation of the madridistas' stadium is now apparent.
It's set to become a 21st century benchmark and the greatest stadium in the world.