The ahead, who has 17 targets this season, missed Saturday’s win over Valladolid on account of an ankle damage
Zinedine Zidane has insisted Actual Madrid won’t take any dangers with Karim Benzema’s health.
The forward sat out Madrid’s 1-0 win at Valladolid on Saturday on account of an ankle damage and is a doubt for the conflict with Atalanta within the Champions League subsequent week.
Benzema could have a scan on Sunday in a bid to make clear the severity of the issue, and Zidane’s cautious evaluation suggests he won’t be match to face the Serie A aspect.
What was stated?
“We aren’t going to take dangers with Benzema as a result of the season is lengthy,” Zidane said. “If he’s wonderful, he will probably be with us. If not, he received’t.
“We aren’t going to take dangers. We by no means take dangers.
“If it was the Champions League ultimate, that’s totally different and we may [take a risk]. If it’s the ultimate recreation of the Liga season, possibly.
“However there are numerous video games to play, so we received’t take dangers. He could have a scan tomorrow and we are going to see.”
Actual’s damage issues
Benzema joined an extended listing of accidents Zidane is having to handle.
Sergio Ramos, Dani Carvajal, Rodrygo Goes, Federico Valverde, Alvaro Odriozola, Eden Hazard, Marcelo and Eder Militao are all within the therapy room and unlikely to be match to face Atalanta.
On the broader drawback, Zidane stated: “It’s true that we’ve numerous accidents, however we hope to get gamers again quickly.
“We aren’t completely satisfied about it however there may be nothing we are able to do. For now, we’ve to make do with who we’ve right here and we’re doing that. The gamers who can be found are dedicated.”