Real Madrid’s players would rather be in a hunt for a three-way though their King’s Cup rejecting has during slightest ensured a reduction perfectionist report as they bid for a initial La Liga climax given 2011-12.
Zinedine Zidane’s group bounced behind from their 4-3 total detriment to Celta Vigo in a Cup quarter-finals by romping to a 3-0 home win over Real Sociedad on Sunday to pierce 4 points transparent during a tip of a Spanish standings.
Barcelona, who drew 1-1 during Real Betis on Sunday, and Sevilla, 3-1 losers during Espanyol, are turn on 42 points.
Real, who also have a diversion in palm on their pretension rivals, do not have a daze of Cup diversion in midweek while Barca revisit Atletico Madrid on Wednesday in a initial leg of a semi-final.
“We are in a good position and we have a good advantage,” Real Madrid winger Lucas Vazquez told Spanish Radio.
“To not be personification in a Copa allows us to arrive fresher to a weekend games. We need to take advantage of this.”
Real have a full week to ready for Sunday’s joining diversion during Celta Vigo while Barca will have only 3 days to redeem before they horde Athletic Bilbao.
“It’s loyal that there are still a lot of games to play and we contingency be common in a approach,” Real goalkeeper Keylor Navas told a bar website. “We know that if we wish to be champions we have to win each game.”
Zidane is anticipating Croatian midfielder Luka Modric and Colombian winger James Rodriguez redeem in time to face Celta.
Rodriguez has been out with a calf damage given Jan. 7 while Modric has missed Real’s final dual games with a hamstring problem.
“The thought is to have Luka Modric behind this week, though we can’t contend when. It’s a same with James,” Zidane said.