PRE-MATCH. 30/10/2022. Rodrigo Salamanca
Real Madrid will be looking for a fourth victory in a row at the Bernabéu (4:15 p.m.).
A demanding month comes to an end for Real Madrid, who face off against Girona at the Santiago Bernabéu this afternoon (4:15 p.m.). After Barcelona’s victory in Valencia, our team will want to take three more points to stay at the top of the table.
Another of the objectives of Ancelotti’s men is to extend their series of unbeaten matches in the national competition since the start of the season (10 wins and a draw). Moreover, the madridistas have yet to lose at the Santiago Bernabéu. They have six wins and a draw and have played three games by winning at home (Shakhtar Donetsk, Barcelona and Sevilla).
“It’s an important moment of the season, we want to come to the break in good condition,” commented Ancelotti in press conference pre-game. The Italian recovers for this match Modrić, Valverde, Ceballos and Mariano. Vini Jr. is also well on the list of summoned playershe who is the team top scorer this season with eight achievements.
The strengths of Girona
Our team’s opponents, who have just moved up to the First Division, start the day in eighteenth place with nine points. The Catalan side will be looking to clinch their first La Liga away win at the Santiago Bernabéu. Riquelme and Stuani, with three goals each, are the top scorers of the team led by Míchel.