But it’s back to business in La Liga today with a pivotal match in the title race, with fifth hosting fourth in what promises to be an unpredictable season in Spain, as Real Sociedad have taken an early lead at the top of the table.
Follow all the live action and updates from the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan as Julen Lopetegui’s side battle against Zinedine Zidane’s, with victory for either side set to narrow the gap on La Real, as well as Atletico Madrid, who are poised in second, just a point behind, having played two games less.
Sevilla vs Real Madrid: Hazard injury update
Real Madrid have confirmed that Eden Hazard has suffered yet another injury problem.
The Belgian forward has been plagued by issues since swapping Chelsea for the Santiago Bernabeu, suffering hamstring, ankle and leg injuries in his first season and missing matches this term through another hamstring complaint, severe bruising and a positive coronavirus test.
He briefly looked to be heading back toward optimum levels of performance recently, scoring against Inter Milan and Huesca, but he departed at the weekend just half an hour into Real’s defeat to Deportivo Alaves.
Injury and illness has meant another stop-start season for the forward
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