Casemiro’s return to the lineup has been confirmed after the Brazilian midfielder came off the bench last Sunday against Real Sociedad. What’s surprising is seeing Luka Jovic, Benzema and Martin Odegaard starting together as Madrid search for more offense. Hopefully it will work against Betis.
Zinedine Zidane’s side are looking for their first win of the league campaign and come up against a Betis side who sit second in the league after back-to-back wins against Almeria and Granada.
While Courtois has kept Real Madrid level with that super save from Sarabia, Betis are without their first-choice goalkeeper Claudio Bravo tonight after the Chilean suffered an injury ahead of kick-off.
Fede Valverde in the role of a centre-forward to poke home from close range after Benzema persisted with an excellent run and cross from the right. Madrid ahead!
— lavretw (@lavretw) September 26, 2020