Real Madrid pair set to miss Spanish Supercopa tie with Athletic Club

Real Madrid are set to be without Dani Carvajal and Luka Jovic for their Spanish Supercopa semi-final against Athletic Club on January 14.

Los Blancos will travel directly on to Andalucia after the ongoing weather issues across Spain forced them to remain in Pamplona after their weekend 0-0 La Liga draw away at Osasuna.

Both players missed that game, with Carvajal serving a one game ban and Jovic struggling with a muscle injury.

Real Madrid striker Luka Jovic

Spanish international Carvajal has since picked up a thigh problem in training, and according to reports from Marca, both he and Jovic will now miss the trip to the Estadio Rosaleda in the coming days.

The pair could join up with the squad for the January 17 final, against either Barcelona or Real Sociedad, if Zinedine Zidane’s team can get past Marcelino’s side in the last four.


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  1. Emmanuel akpan says:

    I like the starting XI, but i wish dani cavajal quike recovery, i really like him in centre back. I hope our varguez will be there to help in absence him.

  2. Alabi Ahmed says:

    that is football , you have to live for it. but Madrid always play below against the lesser side, which zidane need to improve the players on their mentality.

  3. Mark Edwin Neeplo says:

    I believed real Madrid is big team and everybody there can do the job.

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