The Real Madrid He returned to training in his sports city, hours after signing a victory in San Sebastián against the Real society that increases his distance as leader of LaLiga Santander, a competition that is parked for the dispute of the last day of the group stage of the Champions League, against Inter Milan, still without Gareth Bale that will rush his options to return on Sunday in the Madrid derby.
For the second day Bale, recovered from his last injury in the right soleus, completed part of the training with the rest of his teammates in Valdebebas. Later he continued alone with physical work to improve his condition before facing his return to the pitch. It will not be Tuesday against Inter of Milan and the objective is for him to be called up again for the derby dispute on Sunday against the Atlético de Madrid.
With Dani Ceballos working alone in the last phase of his injury recovery and Frenchman Karim Benzema undergoing medical tests and working with physiotherapists on his left hamstring muscle injury, Carlo Ancelotti separated his squad on Sunday morning.
Headlines plus Serbian Luka jovic, which was chosen to occupy from minute 17 in the Reale Arena the gap left by Karim Benzema, they had a morning of recovery and stretching inside the facilities. They did not step on the grass, where the substitutes exercised with greater intensity, with Bale in the initial phase, and the Belgian Eden Hazard the whole session, working while waiting to receive minutes against Inter Milan after not reappearing even after overcoming a gastroenteritis.
The morning began with exercises in the gym, as reported by the white club on its website, and on the grass they carried out ball work in rounds, possession exercises and several games in confined spaces. It will not be until Monday, in a training session at 11:00 in the Real Madrid City, when Ancelotti gathers all his available players to work on the confrontation against Inter and decide the changes of a game that he will face without Benzema.