Ramos targets Anfield return

Sergio Ramos is eyeing Real Madrid’s Champions League clash with Liverpool on October 22 as he looks to return from injury.

On Tuesday the central defender was forced to withdraw from Vicente del Bosque’s Spain squad for the Euro 2016 qualifiers against Slovakia and Luxembourg, having picked up a calf strain in his club’s 5-0 victory over Athletic Bilbao at the weekend.

AS reports that the plan now is for the player is to be rested for the match with Levante four days before the Liverpool fixture, giving him 16 consecutive days in which to recover for the trip to Anfield.

Three days after the game with the Premier League outfit Los Blancos will host Barcelona in the first Clasico of the season, with and the club’s medical staff are determined the 28-year-old should not miss it.

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