Real Madrid welcome Levante to the Bernabeu this morning in a match that will see Zinedine Zidane make some changes ahead of the Champions League opening fixture against APOEL on Wednesday.

Bright young left back Theo Hernandez looks to get a start and either Dani Ceballos or Marcos Llorente will hope to get a run-out today to show the boss what they can give to the team.

Keylor Navas and Luka Modric have been given a rest, while Cristiano Ronaldo misses out again, after his sending off in the El Classico Super Cup final. All three will be available for the visit of APOEL Nicosia when Los Blancos will begin the defence of the Champions League title.

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Levante will be tough opposition for Madrid; Les Granotes have started the campaign well with a great win against Villarreal followed by a 2-2 draw at home against Deportivo La Coruna, so the squad will be full of confidence and looking to take advantage of the 2-2 draw for Real last time out against Valencia.

Predicted line ups

Real Madrid: Casilla, Carvajal, Nacho, Ramos, Theo, Llorente, Kroos, Ceballos, Vazquez, Asensio, Benzema.

Levante: Raul, Ivan, Postigo, Chema, Toño, Campaña, Lerma, Jason, Bardhi, Alegria, Ivi