Getafe vs Real Madrid will take place at Coliseum Alfonso Perez on Saturday, 4th January.
Real Madrid ended their year with three consecutive draws and a second place on the table. They are just 2 points behind the leading Barcelona.
Getafe are just 7 points behind their weekend opponents. They are currently placed on sixth spot in the table, and if they win this one, they will overtake Atletico Madrid for the fourth position.
Enric Gallego, Markel Bergara and Kenedy are all unavailable due to injury.
Mathias Olivera is serving his suspension and will be unavailable for the encounter.
Marc Cucurella and Jason may get the nod to play in the midfield.
Jorge Molina and Jaime Mata will reprise their roles in the attack, as they have eight goals between so far this season.
Marco Asensio and Eden Hazard are out due to long-term injuries.
Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos will be unavailable for the weekend game due to suspension.
Marcelo, James Rodriguez and Lucas Vazquez all have returned from their injuries, but it is highly unlikely for Zinedine Zidane to start them against Getafe.
Getafe vs Real Madrid Predicted Lineups
Soria, Suarez, Djene, Cabrera, Nyom, Jason, Arambarri, Maksimovic, Cucurella, Molina, Mata
Courtois, Carvajal, Varane, Nacho, Mendy, Valverde, Casemiro, Kroos, Isco, Benzema, Rodrygo
Match Predictions Getafe vs Real Madrid
Real Madrid are currently placed 2nd in the league, just behind Barcelona. They will looking to grab the 3-points this weekend and get ahead of their arch rivals.
Furthermore, the Los Blancos are way ahead of Getafe when it comes to experience and talent. They are one of the teams that is expected to lift the trophy, with the only true contenders being their long-term rivals Barcelona.
Moreover, Real Madrid have only lost a single game so far in this season. They have not lost any game in the last thirteen fixtures, and are unbeaten in the last six games on the road.
And lastly, Real Madrid have an impressive record in head-to-head matches against Getafe. Los Blancos have won 10 out of last 11 games. They have also won four of their last five and seven of their last nine visits to this venue.
However, Getafe had been impressive in the last season, and have maintained that form this time around as well. They have won 6 of their previous 7 games across all competitions, and had remained unbeaten in 17 of their 19 fixtures at home ground.
Considering the above facts, it is expected that the final result will be tipped in favor of Real Madrid, but we can expect Getafe to use the home advantage and score the opening goal of the match.
Predicted Score: Getafe 1-2 Real Madrid
Getafe versus Real Madrid Head-to-Head
Real Madrid have come out victorious in 10 out of 11 matches across all competitions.
Madrid have only been able to keep a clean sheet in 5 matches out of their last 14 visits to this venue.
Getafe have only won a single match at home in last 10 years against this opponent.
Getafe versus Real Madrid TV Live Stream Info
Where to Watch
Competition: La Liga
Date: Saturday, 4th January 2020
Kick-off at: 15:00 UK / 16:00 CET
Venue: Coliseum Alfonso Perez