Ancelotti: “The squad has experience and is used to such demands"
"We're going to compete to win LaLiga, the team is doing well", explained the coach.
The team are in action at the Santiago Bernabéu on Matchday 9 of the LaLiga campaign (Wednesday, 9pm CET).
Real Madrid secured the world crown in 1998 after seeing off Vasco de Gama.
The Brazilian netted his last LaLiga goal for Real Madrid in the meeting with Athletic Club in the 2006/07 campaign.
Meanwhile, Real Madrid will travel to Getafe on Sunday 2 January for a 2pm kick-off (CET).
"I want to carry on doing the right things in order to win games and help the team", said the Brazilian forward.
The Frenchman features amongst the 11-man shortlist and the winner is to be revealed on 17 January 2022.
The Real Madrid centre averaged 11.2 points, 7 rebounds and 18 PIR during the month.
"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.
Real Madrid are celebrating the anniversaries of the club's 13 European Cup triumphs during the period between 11 May and 13 June.
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.