Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos is set to return from injury, while Gareth Bale has been ruled out for their away game against Real Valladolid on Sunday.
2019 was a topsy turvy year for Real Madrid and here at The Hard Tackle we take a look at five highlights that defined the year that was for Los Blancos.
Gareth Bale is likely to feature in the starting XI as Real Madrid take on arch-rivals Barcelona in the first El Clasico of the season.
Zinedine Zidane is restricted to limited options owing to injuries, so Los Blancos may field an unchanged eleven from their last Champions League win.
Real Madrid will look to get back to winning ways in La Liga when they welcome bottom-placed Leganes to the Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday night.
After two games without a win, Real Madrid bounced back strongly, beating Granada 4-2 at the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday afternoon.
Alphonse Areola is in line to start in goal in place of Thibaut Courtois when Real Madrid take on Granada in a top-of-the-table clash on Saturday.
The top two teams of the 2019-20 La Liga will lock horns against each other on Saturday as leaders Real Madrid welcome second-placed Granada to the Bernabeu.
Real Madrid came back from being two goals down to eke out a 2-2 draw against Club Brugge in their second Group A fixture of the 2019-20 Champions League.
Real Madrid will be on the hunt for their first win in the 2019-20 UEFA Champions League when they play Belgian giants Club Brugge on Tuesday.