No Cristiano Ronaldo as Zidane rests stars for Sevilla clash
No Cristiano Ronaldo as Zidane rests stars for Sevilla clash

On Wednesday, it has been declared that the Real Madrid will be without several first-team stars for the La Liga clash with Sevilla. Including to this, it came as a big surprise that also Cristiano Ronaldo will not be there. 

On last Sunday, after his ankle injury in the 2-2 draw with Barcelona, Zinedine Zidane has left the Portugal star out of his plans. According to the reports, it is still hoped that Cristiano Ronaldo will be fit for the Champions League final. Though, with Zidane having backed the 33-year-old to recover fully.

According to sportskeeda, the players who have all been rested for the trip to the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan includes Keylor Navas, Marcelo, Raphael Varane, Luka Modric and Toni Kroos. While Gareth Bale has been suspended, who scored the equaliser in the Clasico draw, injured duo Isco and Dani Carvajal have not been risked.

Before taking on the Liverpool in the Champions League final in Kiev to be held on May 26, Madrid plays three more league games. A Wednesday win will move the team to the level on points with second-place Atletico Madrid, with matches against Celta Vigo and Villarreal to come.

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