La Liga

La Liga leader against Muric's Mallorca

Vedat Muriqi & Antonio Rudiger

Real Madrid will play on the trip to Mallorca and Vedat Muriqi and will seek the continuation of positive results in the race for the title of champion in La Liga of Spain.

Mallorca - Real Madrid takes place on Saturday from 18:30 and belongs to the 31st round of the Spanish football elite.

Real is the leader with 75 points.

Barcelona is second with 67 points, while Girona is third with 65 points.

Mallorca, who played in the Copa del Rey final last week and were beaten by Athletic Bilbao on penalties, are 15th with 31 points.

So it is still in the race to confirm remaining in the Spanish elite for another edition.

Carlo Ancelotti's Real Madrid side had a strong performance in the Champions League in midweek when they drew Manchester City 3-3 in the first quarter-final.

It is expected to be difficult at the weekend with Mallorca playing well in the defensive phase.

The coach of Madrid, Ancelotti, said on Friday at the press conference that he is aware of the physical strength of the tall Muric.

But he added that he will be covered by Eder Militao and believes that the Brazilian central defender will be successful in this mission.

On Saturday, Barcelona also travel to Cadiz in the match that starts at 21:00.

Fourth-placed Atletico Madrid host third-placed Girona on Saturday in a match that kicks off at 14pm.

Atletico is seven points behind the surprise of the current edition, Girona. There are 58 points.

It is also competing in the Champions League.