Real Madrid vs Valencia – Spanish Super Cup 2022/23: Team news, predicted line-ups & kick off time
Real Madrid will face Valencia in Riyadh on Wednesday evening in the semi-finals of the Spanish Super Cup.
Carlo Ancelotti’s men will be looking to bounce back from Saturday’s disappointing 2-1 loss to Villarreal. The winner of this tie will progress to Sunday’s final against either Barcelona or Real Betis.
Here’s everything you need to know about the clash.
Carlo Ancelotti will be without the services of Aurélien Tchouaméni and David Alaba, both whom have stayed in Madrid after picking up injuries this week. Ferland Mendy is also a doubt after missing the final training session before the clash. Carvajal and Mariano have recovered and will both be available.
As for Valencia, Samu Castillejo, Nico Gonzalez and Jaume Domenech are not available.
📋 Squad list for the Spanish Super Cup.
❌️ Players NOT called up: Tchouaméni & Alaba. pic.twitter.com/1zKmhceMb6
— Real Madrid News (@onlyrmcfnews) January 9, 2023
Real Madrid (4-3-3):
Carvajal — Militao — Rüdiger — Camavinga
Valverde — Kroos — Modric
Rodrygo — Benzema — Vinicius
Correia — Comert — Diakhaby — Gaya
Musah — Guillamon — Almeida
Kluivert — Cavani — Lino
Head-to-head results (Last Five Games)
Real Madrid: 4 Wins
Valencia: 1 Win
Real Madrid will face Valencia in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on Wednesday (11 January) at 20:00 CET.