Real Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane, has excluded forwards, Karim Benzema and Eden Hazard from his side’s 19-man squad to face Atalanta in the Champions League round of 16, first-leg tie at Atleti Azzurri d’Italia on Wednesday night.
Zidane released the squad in a post via Real Madrid’s official website on Monday.
Zidane’s men head to the game following a 1-0 victory over Valladolid in the La Liga in their last fixture over the weekend, while Atalanta defeated Napoli 4-2 in the Serie A.
Real Madrid’s squad against Atalanta:
Goalkeepers: Courtois, Lunin and Altube.
Defenders: R. Varane, Nacho, F. Mendy, Chust and Miguel.
Midfielders: Kroos, Modrić, Casemiro, Isco, Arribas and Blanco.
Forwards: Asensio, Lucas V., Vini Jr., Mariano and Hugo Duro.
The kick-off time for Atalanta vs Real Madrid is 9 pm.