Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane opposed the impulse to surge Cristiano Ronaldo again into his beginning line-up for Sunday's Spanish Super Cup first leg at Barcelona regardless of the nonappearance of the suspended Luka Modric.
Mateo Kovacic replaces his Croatian universal colleague in midfield in Madrid's just change from the side that beat Manchester United in the Uefa Super Cup on Tuesday.
Barcelona are starting existence without Neymar in what is likewise mentor Ernesto Valverde's first diversion in control at the Camp Nou.
Valverde decided on Gerard Deulofeu to play Neymar's part close by Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez in advance.
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