'They don't even hide it': La Liga's official account posts Rudiger's weird interaction with referee
At halftime during the Real Madrid v Girona game, a rather weird interaction between Antonio Rudiger and the referee occurred.In the tunnel before the second half, the German defender placed a water bottle near the referee's face and started laughing, as if they were sharing an inside joke.
Real Madrid XI v Girona unveiled
Here's the starting lineup Carlo Ancelotti came up for the Girona clash.Real Madrid XI: Kepa, Carvajal, Rudiger, Nacho, Camavinga, Tchouameni, Kroos, Valverde, Bellingham, Joselu, ViniSubs: Lunin, Pineiro, Carrillo, Vazquez, Ceballos, Fran, Mendy, Modric, Rodrygo, Brahim
Should Ancelotti keep Brahim in starting XI v Girona?
Brahim Diaz was one of the best players against Las Palmas last time out.Should Carlo Ancelotti keep the Spaniard in the starting eleven against Girona too? Clearly, Jude Bellingham will start the game as an attacking midfielder, but Brahim could play on the right or even as one of the two strikers.
Team news and probable lineups for Girona v Real Madrid
A big game awaits us on Saturday as Real Madrid will face challenging Girona side away from home!The Catalan club are currently ahead of the Whites in the league table.Team newsReal MadridCarlo Ancelotti's team will be without Thibaut Courtois, Eder Militao, David Alaba and Arda Guler.
Pep Guardiola's brother rates Girona above Barcelona
Pep Guardiola's younger brother and chairman of Girona firmly believes that Girona are the best team in Catalonia — the same region in Spain where Barca are located. Can you say that Girona is consolidating itself as the second team in Catalonia? Diari Girona asked Pere Guardiola.
What Pep Guardiola has to do with La Liga leaders Girona who have more points than Man City – answered
Girona have been really impressive in La Liga this season.The Catalan club lead the way with 19 points won from 7 games this term – even Manchester City aren't that dominant in the Premier League!Surprisingly, Pep Guardiola has some indirect impact on this super team.
How Real Madrid could line up if Rudiger and Alaba both miss Girona clash - shown in pic
Real Madrid suffered multiple blows to their squad options in the 2-0 win over Las Palmas on Wednesday (September 27).David Alaba was forced to go off due to an injury, while Antonio Rudiger also sustained a knock in the game.