Hhello everyone and welcome to this Getafe vs Real Madrid live blog, like Zinedine Zidaneaside to make the short trip to the Colosseum Alfonso Perez. They do so with several players missing due to suspension, injury and COVID-19, so saves will have to be at their best to collect the three crucial LaLiga Santander points on offer. We’ll have the preparation here, ahead of the minute-by-minute updates of the match itself after kick-off at 9:00 p.m. CEST.
GETAFE VS REAL MADRID, LIVE
This is our live blog for the Getafe vs real Madrid match, with all the updates below. The most recent entries are the ones at the top, so follow us as we’ll see if real Madrid can keep pace with city and title rivals Atletico Madrid in the LaLiga Santander standings.
8:25 p.m. CEST: How are the La Liga standings?
With Atletico Madrid having beaten Eibar 5-0 earlier this Sunday, they are guaranteed to finish this Sunday at the top of the table no matter what. real Madrid do in Getafe. Barcelona, meanwhile, will end this weekend with a game in hand since they were in Copa del Rey and not LaLiga Santander. You can see the current LaLiga Santander standings on the right here.
8:15 p.m. CEST: Real Madrid are in the house
It’s not a long journey for real Madrid reach Getafe Coliseum Alfonso Perez, just 25 minutes drive from Valdebebas. But, they made this trip and they have arrived, sharing a video on social media of the stadium where tonight’s action will take place.
7:55 p.m. CEST: Here is the Getafe program
Getafe have now also released their line-up. It’s the XI that starts for the local team: David Soria; Allan Nyom, Djene, David Timor, Mathias Olivera; Nemanja Maksimovic, Mauro Arambarri; Carles Alena, Marc Cucurella; Enes Unal, Jaime Mata.
7:40 p.m. CEST: Real Madrid XI is out and it’s surprising!
We knew it would be a weakened one real Madrid team considering all his absences, but we weren’t really expecting Toni Kroos and Karim Benzema fall on the bench in addition to all those who were not part of the team. As such, the line-up is as follows: Thibaut Courtois; Alvaro Odriozola, Victor Chust, Eder Militao, Marcelo; Luka Modric; Rodrygo, Marco Asensio, Isco, Vinicius; Mariano.
7:20 p.m. CEST: Getafe’s bad form
Getafe are just three points above the relegation zone, so they really need all the points they can muster. They have not won any of their last five games, but have recovered some players for this meeting. They also had a full week to prepare for this match, as real Madrid had an intense game at Anfield on Wednesday.
7:05 p.m. CEST: Real Madrid only have 12 senior players
real Madrid there are so many players missing for this game, due to a mix of suspension, injury and COVID-19. This means that there are only 12 senior outfield players still available for Zidane. They are Eder Militao, Marcelo, Alvaro Odriozola, Vctor Chust, Toni Kroos, Luka Modric, Marco Asensio, Isco, Karim Benzema, Vinicius, Mariano and Rodrygo. Zidane really has a puzzle to solve.
6:45 p.m. CEST: What time is the Getafe vs Real Madrid kick-off?
Tonight Getafe vs real Madrid the match will start at 9:00 p.m. CEST and take place at the same time as the Levante vs Villarreal Thu. For those watching from the UK, it’s 8:00 PM BST. For fans of the USA on the East Coast, it’s 3:00 p.m. EDT. real Madrid Always produce a graph before each device with different overall kick off times and you can see it below.