Solari includes Brahim in 19-man Copa del Rey squad

Solari includes Brahim in 19-man Copa del Rey squad



The Madrid coach only called up Cristo from Castilla to make up the squad sheet for this evening's Copa del Rey tie against Leganés (21:00 (CET).

Two days after being unveiled as a Real Madrid playerBrahim Díaz was included among Solari's 19-man squad to face Leganés in the Copa del Rey on Wednesday evening (21:00, CET) at the Santiago Bernabéu. 

The Argentine coach, who named Luca as the third keeper, only called up Cristo González from Castilla, despite the absentees in the first team - Bale, Asensio, Mariano and Lorrenta are all out injured. Varane was also rested. 

The full squad list reads as followes:

Goalkeepers: Keylor Navas, Casilla and Luca.

Defenders: Carvajal, Vallejo, Ramos, Nacho, Odriozola and Reguilón.

Midfielders: Modric, Casemiro, Valverde, Brahim, Isco and Ceballos.

Forwards: Benzema, Lucas Vázquez, Cristo and Vinicius.

Copa del Rey

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Real Madrid - Leganés X-09/01 21:30
Leganés - Real Madrid X-16/01 21:30

*Update 9 de enero de 2019