NEWS | 28/11/2020 | Javier VázquezThe Whites play for the first time at home in 25 days on matchday 11 of LaLiga (09:00 pm CET).
Zidane, who is among the candidates for the FIFA Best Coach Award 2020, said at the press conference ahead of the clash: “If we work as a unit and are focused, we're very tough to beat”. The Frenchman has named a 19-man squad and is now without the injured Carvajal.
Real Madrid have not conceded a goal against Alavés on the Basques' last five visits. In the matches between these two sides since the 2016/17 season, when Alavés returned to the Primera División, the madridistas have netted a total of 12 times.
Four games unbeaten
After a slow start to the season, Pablo Machín's side are on a good run of form. They go into the game unbeaten in their last four outings, which include the likes of Valencia and Barcelona. They currently occupy sixteenth position on 9 points, with 9 goals scored and 12 conceded..