Real Madrid vs Getafe Preview – Primera Division

Conor Swift is one of Fluentsport's Ligue 1 experts covering most of the upcoming fixtures in the year.

Real Madrid face Getafe in this Primera Division clash.

When is the match, and kick off time?

The match is on Sunday 19th August 2018, and kicks off at 9:15pm UK time. The venue for the match is Estadio Santiago Bernabéu (Madrid).


If Real Madrid continue their solid defensive performance, they should be able to stop a lot of chances as they develop for their opponents. Real Madrid will need to be defensively alert, as Getafe will continue their tactical usage of attacking through balls. Getafe will need to be creative when attacking, as Real Madrid have shown great instinct at defending counter attacks. Real Madrid should be able to pick up some extra possession as they have performed better than Getafe in the air. Getafe should be able to continue their recent form, which has seen them give away very few chances in errors.

Current form

Real Madrid are in average form having had mixed results from their previous 5 fixtures, and will be looking to improve this time around. In their last game, they lost by 2 goals against Real Sociedad. Meanwhile, Getafe are in good form having won most of their last 5 games.


Real Madrid Getafe
Forwards Álvaro Odriozola, Karim Benzema, Vinicius Junior, Francisco Feuillasier Abalo, Cristo González, Mariano Díaz, Francisco Garcia. Ángel, Jorge Molina, Jaime Mata, Hugo Duro.
Midfielders Luka Modrić, Lucas Vázquez, Toni Kroos, Marco Asensio, Isco, Dani Ceballos, Marcos Llorente, Federico Valverde, Casemiro, Gareth Bale, Jaime Seoane, Brahim Diaz, Álvaro Fidalgo, Jaume Grau. Sebastián Cristóforo, Portillo, Gaku Shibasaki, Amath Diédhiou, Alberto Redondo, Pape Mobodji, Nemanja Maksimović, Samuel Sáiz, Sergio Mora, Bergara, Mauro Arambarri, Mathieu Flamini.
Defenders Jesús Vallejo, Marcelo, Nacho, Sergio Ramos, Dani Carvajal, Raphaël Varane, Reguilón, Javier Sánchez, Adrián Barquilla. Antunes, Dakonam Djené, Miguel Ángel Rubio, Dimitri Foulquier, Leandro Cabrera, Damián Suárez, Bruno González, Mathías Olivera, Miquel.
Goalkeepers Keylor Navas, Thibaut Courtois, Luca Zidane. David Soria, Leandro Chichizola, Rubén Yáñez.
Staff Zinedine Zidane. Pepe Bordalás, José Vegar.