Champions League - Football - November 6, 2019

Real Madrid vs Galatasaray: UEFA Champions League Preview

Real Madrid vs Galatasaray: UEFA Champions League Preview, Prediction, Live Stream

Real Madrid Galatasaray

UEFA Champions League group stage action continues on Thursday with Matchday 4. Real Madrid looks to move a step closer to the knockout stage when it hosts Galatasaray at the Santiago Bernabeu.

This will be the eighth meeting of Real Madrid and Galatasaray in the UEFA Champions League in which Real Madrid has got the better of their opposition side. Galatasaray is currently winless at the Santiago Bernabeu when they have faced Real Madrid in Champions League clash.

Real Madrid is currently on 2nd spot with 4 points in Group A behind PSG who have won 3 out of 3 games. Meanwhile, Galatasaray is at the bottom of the group with just a point to their name.

It is a big game for both the sides, Galatasaray will be trying hard to upset the hosts to keep their hopes alive in this Champions League Group. In the other hand, Real Madrid will be looking to cement their stance in the Group and get that knockout stage spot.

Real Madrid vs Galatasaray – Match Details

When and where it is taking place?

UEFA Champions League Group A clash between Real Madrid and Galatasaray takes place on Thursday, November 6 at the Santiago Bernabéu.

Where to watch?

Real Madrid vs Galatasaray will be telecasted on Sony Ten2 SD/HD and can be streamed on SonyLiv and Jio TV.

Team News

Real Madrid: The Blancos have taken a bit of hit due some of their players have got injured in the early stages of the season. James Rodriquez still remains uncertain to start for them but, he might be on the bench. Ahead of their Group A fixture, Real Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane has confirmed that Gareth Bale has been sidelined due to injury despite receiving a call-up from Wales.

Galatasaray: Sener Özbayrakli, Emre Akbaba will miss the clash against Real Madrid. And also, the Columbian star Radamel Falcao won’t travel to the Spanish capital due to long-term Achilles injury.

Both the clubs don’t have any player suspensions for their clash on Thursday.

Possible Line-ups

Real Madrid: Courtois; Carvajal, Varane, Ramos, Marcelo; Modric, Casemiro, Kroos; Rodrygo, Hazard, Benzema.

Galatasaray: Muslera; Mariano, Luyindama, Marcao, Nagatomo; N’Zonzi, Lemina, Belhanda, Feghouli; Babel, Andone.

Prediction time

Real Madrid 3 – 0 Galatasaray

Real Madrid currently looks like a strong force who are definitely eyeing for a big win plus are almost certain to hold a clean-sheet at their Fortress Santiago Bernabeu.

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