Brahim in Madrid squad for Cup clash
It is official. After his move to the Santiago Bernabeu, Brahim is one of the players named in Madrid's squad for their cup tie with Leganes on Wednesday night.
Aside from the presence of the former Manchester City starlet, a few key absentees are noticeable; Thiabut Courtois, Toni Kroos, Marcelo and Varane all miss out. Also missing through injury are Gareth Bale, Asensio, Javi Sanchez and Mariano Diaz, who continue to work towards full fitness.
Here is the squad list in full:
Keepers: Navas, Casilla, Luca
Defenders: Carvajal, Vallejo, Ramos, Nacho, Odriozola, Reguilón, Nacho.
Midfielders: Modric, Casemiro, Valverde, Brahim, Isco, Ceballos.
Forwards: Benzema, Lucas Vázquez, Cristo, Vinicius.