LIVE: Real Madrid vs Shakhtar Donetsk – Zinedine Zidane’s side concede TWO early goals in Champions League opener as they suffer hangover from dismal defeat by Cadiz
Real Madrid get their Champions League campaign under way against Shakhtar Donetsk as they look to put Saturday’s domestic loss by newly-promoted Cadiz behind them.
Zidane, who has won European football’s top prize as manager of Real three times, held emergency talks with his players following the shock 1-0 defeat.
On Wednesday night he will expect a big response from his players who failed to get past the round of 16 in last season’s Champions League.
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