Aurelien Tchouameni ruled out of Real Madrid’s match at Osasuna with flu
Aurelien Tchouameni has been ruled out of Real Madrid’s La Liga match at Osasuna tonight after he was identified with flu.
Tchouameni, 23, has been changed in Real Madrid’s travelling squad by the 18-year-old midfielder Mario Martin.
The information comes as a blow to Real Madrid, significantly forward of their Champions League spherical of 16 conflict with Liverpool at Anfield on Tuesday.
French midfielder Tchouameni has established himself as an essential first-team participant for Carlo Ancelotti this season, making 17 league appearances since his summer time transfer from Monaco.
Real Madrid may even be with out talismanic striker Karim Benzema for the sport in opposition to Osasuna.
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Benzema scored twice in Real’s 4-0 victory over Elche on Wednesday however was compelled to come back off within the 77th minute after showing to be in discomfort.
The 35-year-old additionally performed in just one of Real’s two Membership World Cup matches.
Midfielder Toni Kroos, who additionally missed Wednesday’s match, won’t be able to play on this weekend’s fixture resulting from sickness and will now be a doubt for Tuesday’s Champions League last-16 first leg tie with Liverpool.
Real have the possibility to shut the hole at the highest of La Liga to 5 factors with a victory over Osasuna, who haven’t received of their final 4 outings.
Leaders Barcelona hosts Cadiz on Sunday whereas third-place Real Sociedad play Celta Vigo on Saturday.
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