After crushing Rangers 4-0 in the Old Firm Derby on Saturday, Celtic will be fired up. In advance of welcoming the reigning European champions, they had won seven straight games. Real Madrid has won five games in a row across all competitions to open the season. They will encounter hostility in Glasgow, but if they can endure it, they should come out on top easily.
Celtic Team news and injury list.
In the Old Firm Derby on Saturday, Kyogo Furuhashi was substituted after five minutes and is not anticipated to play today. Giorgos Giakoumakis could fill in. To start at center back with Cameron Carter-Vickers, Carl Starfelt and Moritz Jenz are vying for the position. Against Real Madrid, David Turnbull or Reo Hatate will occupy Celtic’s last center midfield position.
How Celtic could lineup against Real Madrid
Defenders: Carter-Vickers, Starfelt, Taylor and Juranovic.
Midfielders: O’Riley, McGregor and Turnbull.
Forwards: Abada, Giakoumakis and Jota.
Real Madrid Team News and Injury list.
Toni Kroos could start because he took the weekend off. To allow Antonio Rudiger to start, David Alaba might switch to the left back position. Every Real Madrid player is available for selection.
How Real Madrid could lineup against Celtic.
Goalkeeper: T. Courtois.
Defenders: A. Rudiger, D. Alaba, Dani Carvajal and E. Militao.
Midfielders: Camavinga, Tchouameni and Valverde.
Forwards: Rodrygo, Vinicius Junior and Rodrygo.