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Leganés-Real Madrid: looking for the win at Butarque


NEWS STORY | 15/04/2019

The Whites close match week 32 against a very solid opponent in their stadium (9pm CEST).
Nine days after the win over Eibar at the Santiago Bernabéu, Real Madrid have another LaLiga match. On Monday they play the match week 32 game as Zidane’s side visit Butarque stadium (9pm CEST) as they look for another win against Leganés, a very strong side at home.
Seven matches to play in the LaLiga season with the goal of picking up all possible points in this final stretch. The match at Butarque will be the fifth match since Zidane returned to the Real Madrid bench and, until now, they all have won all but one game. "We are going to try to finish well, we have to finish as high as possible", the Frenchman added.


In the last training session before the match, Zidane had all his squad available, with the exception of Courtois, Sergio Ramos, Kroos and Vinicius Jr. The Whites’ coach has called up 19 players and the main novelty is the return of Carvajal. Karim Benzema is not missing from the list. The team’s top scorer has scored or assisted in the last five matches and has already scored a brace against Leganés earlier in the season.
The opponents
The team managed by Mauricio Pellegrino is having a great season and are mid table as things stand. A special mention must be given to their home form, where they have only lost two games and have got  27 form 40 points in the league. Another point to add is that they haven’t scored many goals. "I explaect a big performance from Leganés, a team who are motivated, aggressiveand that plays good football", added Zidane.