Real Madrid: Bale joins the derby;  Benzema will pass the final test on Saturday

The rest of the Madrid squad exercised normally, even without Dani Ceballos, who has not fulfilled Ancelotti’s plans, who hoped that this week he would join the group dynamics

The Welshman Gareth Bale showed his coach, Carlo Ancelotti, who is in a position to reappear in the Madrid derby against the Atlético de Madrid, for which Real Madrid will keep until the last moment the doubt of the French Karim Benzema, who will be tested on Saturday to make a decision after still exercising alone.

While Bale has been improving his physical tone and will be in the hand of Ancelotti the final decision on his presence in the Madrid derby, Benzema fulfills the plans marked by the muscular ailment that has been dragging since last Saturday in the left hamstrings and it will not be until Saturday when it is determined if he can be called up or if he loses his second consecutive game.

The French striker, a great scorer of the Madrid team, continued to exercise alone both in the gym and on the pitch this Friday at Real Madrid City. Although his feelings are not bad and he has not taken any step back, the coaching staff will not make a decision until the morning session on Saturday with the test that Karim will undergo.

According to club sources, the intention of Ancelotti is to only count on his player if he is one hundred percent, he rules out taking any risk that could affect a major ailment to Benzema, given the situation of the Real Madrid in League, a leader ahead of his rivals.

The rest of the Madrid squad exercised normally, even without Dani Ceballos who has not fulfilled the plans of Ancelotti I was confident that this week he would join the group dynamics.

Those available performed strength exercise in the gym for half an hour to start and already on the grass they worked the ball in possession and pressure exercises with small goals, according to the website, before tactical work and ending with the dispute of a match in a small field.