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ust days after their respective mid-week Copa del Rey clashes, Real Madrid will host Villarreal for their Matchday 19 clash in desperate need of points to build on their La Liga top 4 spot and consistency in front of the home crowd. They’ve seen a thriller 2-2 draw at Celta de Vigo last week and confirmed worries about their defensive woes but we’ve seen an impressive attacking line at Santiago Bernabeu, which does have the home crowd hopeful they’ll outgun the visitors once again.
Real Madrid continue their La Liga campaign on Saturday afternoon, with Villarreal the visitors to the Santiago Bernabeu.Zinedine Zidane’s side were held by Celta Vigo last time out in the league and are now 16 points behind leaders Barcelona, although they have played a game less then their rivals.Villarreal, meanwhile, head to the Spanish capital knowing a victory will move them to within a point of Los Blancos.
Karim Benzema is also sidelined with a hip problem and is not expected back until later in January, per Marca’s Pablo Polo.Villarreal will be without defender Victor Ruiz due to suspension and remain without long-term absentees Bruno Soriano, Roberto Soriano, Nicolas Sansone, Andres Fernandez and Ruben Semedo.The visitors will also have to make do without top scorer Cedric Bakambu, who is heading to China, so will look to Carlos Bacca for goals against Madrid.