Real Madrid will be playing Liverpool in the first leg of the UEFA Champions League’s quarter-final at the Estadio Alfredo Di Stefano on Wednesday at 12:30 AM IST.
Liverpool will be heading into this game on the back of a 3-0 victory against Arsenal over the weekend. The Merseyside giants are having an ordinary Premier League season so far as they find themselves at the sixth spot in the league table.
Real Madrid has acquired the second spot in La Liga. They have an impressive squad and will be aiming to be on the winning track ahead of the crucial matches in UEFA Champions League.
There’s a tie between two teams in the head-to-head competition as both teams have won three games each. The previous encounter between the two teams took place in the UEFA Champions League final in 2018 with Real Madrid sealing the game 3-1.
Sergio Ramos has been ruled out of the game after picking an injury while being on the international break. Eden Hazard is likely to play for Real Madrid on Wednesday.
Joe Gomez, Virgil van Dijk and Joel Matip are sidelined for the upcoming game due to injuries. Caoimhin Kelleher, Divock Origi and Jordan Henderson are out of action for Liverpool in this match.