Zinedine Zidane was happy to see his Real Madrid team continue their 30-match unbeaten run with a 2-1 win over Sporting Lisbon on Tuesday in their penultimate Champions League group stage game.
We take a look at the key news surround Real Madrid today, ahead of their clash with Atletico Madrid on the weekend.
We take a look at the key talking points from last night's Champions League game
Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has admitted that he cannot ignore the form of Marco Asensio, Alvaro Morata and Lucas Vazquez as the star trio of Karim Benzema, Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo continue their struggle for goals.
Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane wants his star trio of Karim Benzema, Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo to work harder defensively, as he attempts to make his side more defensively balanced
In his pre-match press conference on Friday, Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane spoke about Cristiano Ronaldo's return to full fitness and confirmed that the Portuguese will feature in Los Blancos' lineup against Osasuna on Saturday.
Italian champions Juventus are set to bid for Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema, if they fail in their efforts to sign Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal FC, if reports from Spain and Italy are to be believed.
Arsenal have reportedly joined London rivals Cheslea in the race to sign Juventus attacker Alvaro Morata. Spanish side Real Madrid have a major say in the Spaniard's future due to the buy-back clause inserted in his contract while selling him to the Old Lady.
Juventus striker Alvaro Morata had a buy-back clause inserted into the contract when he made the switch from Real Madrid in 2014. This clause is set to expire next month and the Los Blancos are ready to cash in to bring back the prolific striker.
Karim Benzema finally spoke about his exclusion from the squad for the Euros, claiming France head-coach Didier Deschamps bowed to racial pressure and left the Real Madrid forward out of the squad.