Real Madrid v Melilla match preview and predictions 6th December 2018
Real Madrid entertains Melilla in the reverse fixture of the round of 32 Copa Del Rey Madrid keen to wrap up the job.
Real Madrid will be banking on the fierce Santiago Bernebeau crowd to dow the visiting lowly rated Melilla.
Santiago Solari charges head into the match in high spirits after beating Valencia 2-0 in their last La Liga encounter and they will be seeking to wrap up the encounter they won 4-0 away from home in the reverse fixture.
Los Blancos head into the match in decent form having won four of their last five matches save for one heavy 3-0 heavy defeat against Eibar.
Madrid currently lies 5th in the Spanish top division with 23 points from 14 matches played and a win in the coming clash.
Melilla travels to Madrid hoping to stage an upset and bag a historic win in the Copa Del Rey to possibly advance to the last 16.
Melilla head into the match buoyed by their 1-0 win over Sanloqueno in the Segunda B and they will be keen to deliver more of the same on the road against the Spanish giants.
The visitors are currently in lethal form heading into the clash bag five straight wins in their last five competitions.
The away side currently lie on the summit of the Segunda B after five-match consecutive wins and will be keen to reverse their 4-0 huge defeat to the Spanish giants at their backyard.
Real Madrid will be counting on French hitman Karim Benzema to fire them past their visitors who will be counting on their rock-solid team unit to get the job done against the formidable Spanish giants.
Head to Head
Real Madrid won the only meeting between the two sides.