Real Madrid will go to Valencia this Sunday on behalf of the 17th day of La Liga. Unbeaten since their defeat in the Clasico, Madrid still remain on the disappointing draw obtained on the lawn of Osasuna .
The trip at to the Mestalla will be made without Gareth Bale. Injured at his calf in training earlier this week, the Welshman is not usable, said on Saturday his coach, Carlo Ancelotti.
” Bale ‘s injury is not very serious, but he will not be here tomorrow. He did not have time available to recover, “said the Italian coach.
The striker of the Merengue suffers from an inflammation. He had already missed Wednesday’s knockout of the Copa del Rey against Xativa ( 2-0).
Real look forward to finish 2013 on a high note. Casa Blanca will attempt to reduce the five-point gap from leaders FC Barcelona and Club Atlético de Madrid. If title is not lost, Real must win to believe again.
However, they have lost only once outside Santiago Bernabeu this season: it was against FC Barcelona.