Problems grow to Zinedine Zidane: again, the Real Madrid defense remains in the picture after the injuries of Varane and Ramos with their national teams and the loss of Militao after testing positive for coronavirus.

If a few weeks ago the French coach had to juggle and convert Lucas Vázquez on side To make up for the absences of Carvajal and Odriozola, now the challenge is to set up a competent rear in the next weekend Villarreal visit to Valdebebas.

Sergio Ramos was substituted in the match between Spain and Germany on the last day of the Nations League. The Madrid captain suffers discomfort in the right biceps femoris, although the extent of the injury is unknown at this time.

For its part, Early was also changed in the France vs. Sweden clash by according to Deschamps, “a little problem”, although the nature of it has not yet transcended.

With the two head offices touched and Militao still pending to test negative in the next Covid tests, Zidane has a problem for immediate commitment against Emery’s team.

This Tuesday, and given the absences due to the national team stoppage, the French coach brought several players from the reserve team up to train with the first team, so perhaps some of the homegrown players will end up training in the call. Only Nacho, if Varane’s dismissal is confirmed, is a natural central in the first team in the absence of the rest.

Real Madrid, fourth four points behind the leader, the Real society, is casting serious doubts in the first part of the season and setbacks in the form of injuries or infections are not helping a Zidane who will have to reinvent his squad.