Carlo Ancelotti made two changes to Real Madrid’s team that defeated Liverpool 5-2 at Anfield
Toni Kroos replaces Rodrygo in midfield, alongside Luka Modric and Eduardo Camavinga.
Nacho Fernandez replaces David Alaba, who is injured, at left-back in the Champions League.
Karim Benzema is fit to play after missing the weekend’s game against Espanyol due to an ankle injury, and he will be flanked by Vinicius Junior to his left and Federico Valverde to his right.
Benzema’s compatriot, Aurelien Tchouameni, has been relegated to the bench after playing in the weekend triumph for Liverpool.
Camavinga started at left back against Espanyol but will move back to his natural midfield position tonight as Rudiger starts in defense, letting Nacho to shift to full-back.
Los Blancos will begin tonight as follows:
Real Madrid’s starting lineup is as follows: Courtois, Carvajal, E. Militao, Rudiger, Nacho, Kroos, Modric, Camavinga, Valverde, and Vinicius Benzema.
Lunin, Vallejo, Hazard, Asensio, Lucas V., Odriozola, Tchouameni, F. Mendy, Mariano, Alvaro, D. Ceballos, Rodrygo are the substitutes.