Isco ruled out of Madrid derby

Real Madrid midfielder Isco will miss the Madrid derby with Atletico Madrid this afternoon, due to a back injury.

The Spanish international has fallen out of favour in recent months, and he is yet to start a La Liga game under Santiago Solari, and he will be absent for this key clash.

The former Malaga man is joined on the injury list by Marcos Llorente and Luca Zidane, with Alvaro Ordiozola, Brahim Diaz and Jesus Vallejo left out of the matchday squad.

REAL MADRID SQUAD V ATLETICO MADRID

GOALKEEPERS: Thibaut Courtois, Kelor Navas, Diego Altube

DEFENDERS: Dani Carvajal, Sergio Ramos, Raphael Varane, Nacho Fernandez, Sergio Reguilon, Marcelo

MIDFIELDERS: Toni Kroos, Luka Modric, Casemiro, Dani Ceballos, Federico Valverde, Marco Asensio

FORWARDS: Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema, Lucas Vazquez, Vinicius Junior, Mariano Diaz

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