Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti is satisfied that they have picked up the three points as the team is missing several
players. Just returned the form at home to win Granada 1-0 from the beautiful goal of Marco Asensio at the end of the game, leading them to the top of the crowd at 6 points.
Karim Benzema will not be fit to return for Real Madrid’s clash with Granada on Sunday. While head coach Carlo Ancelotti insists he has no personal issue with Eden Hazard.
LaLiga top scorer Benzema missed the midweek Copa del Rey defeat to Athletic Bilbao with a hamstring complaint.
But the France striker will once again miss out for the league leaders, who are without Vinicius Jr through suspension..
“Benzema won’t play. He trained yesterday but not today, we’ve got to wait two or three more days,” head coach Ancelotti told a pre-match news conference.
“The team are ready, we know Vinicius and Karim are both out.” ufabet report
Ancelotti acknowledged the importance of Benzema to his team but dismissed the notion Madrid are overly reliant on their talisman.
. “Tonight is good news. We got three points despite the lack of many players. Now may not be the best but we still have another week to recover. The response of the team was really great,” Ancelotti said after the game.
“This week is very important for us. We are not 100% playing this game, today we are missing six players and hopefully next week we can get them all back
. I don’t want to make excuses. I know that defeat will fall on the coach. The victory will be the team and the fans. which is already fair The kicker should be on the first page of the book. We did very well in this game.”