PREVIEW. 12/05/2022. Rodrigo Salamanca
The champions are back in action at the Santiago Bernabéu. After getting their hands on a 35th LaLiga title in their last home game against Espanyol, Real Madrid are back at their ground to take on Levante (9:30pm CEST). Our team go into matchday 36 of the championship looking to take three points in the first of three remaining games ahead of the Champions League final on 28 May at the Stade de France against Liverpool.
Ancelotti's boys will have all eyes on a 26th league win. They have only lost a single game at the Santiago Bernabéu, recording 12 victories in all, the last two without conceding a goal, against Getafe (2-0) and Espanyol (4-0).
Video.The LaLiga champions host Levante
"We have to put on a good display against Levante, maintain our rhythm and win it", said Ancelotti in the pre-match press conference. The Italian coach has already named his squad list to face Levante. The league's leading scorer with 26 already, Karim Benzema will be present once again.
Real Madrid's opposition have a record of 6 wins, 11 draws and 18 defeats so far this season and are fighting for survival. The team led by Alessio Lisci won last time out against Real Sociedad (2-1) and Morales, with 12 goals, has been their main man in the championship to date.