Karim Benzema will not travel to Bergamo. The French player of the Real Madrid He has not recovered from his left adductor problems and joins the long list of injured by the white club for the match of Champions League before him Atalanta.
The forward tested his sensations by jumping onto the grass of a training ground in the Valdebebas sports city, to see the evolution of his small muscle injury to the left adductor. After the session, he met with Zinedine Zidane and the Real Madrid doctors to make the decision not to play against Atalanta.
Zidane did not recover any of his nine injured in the last session in Madrid before the trip to Italy. Those closest to his return, the Belgian Eden Hazard, the Uruguayan Fede Valverde and the brazilian Rodrygo, did not take the final step to their recoveries and continued with their specific training outside the group. In the same way, dividing their work between the field and the gym, they continued Alvaro Odriozola and the brazilian Militao.
So no news is expected in the call of Zidane, who cannot count on the captain due to injury Sergio Ramos, Dani carvajal nor the brazilian Marcelo. The French coach prepared with the eleven outfield players available for the duel against Atalanta, together with all of them after Sunday’s recovery session.