Iceland are unchanged, as they have been throughout the tournament. For France, the Barcelona-bound defender Samuel Umtiti makes his international debut in place of the suspended Adil Rami. Quite a time to win your first cap, though he has nothing on Ruben Moran. N’Golo Kante, also suspended, is replaced by Moussa Sissoko, which probably mean a switch to 4-2-
The lineups have been announced and they are pretty much as expected, with Stefan Savić pipping José María Giménez to partner Diego Godin at the back for Atlético.
Real Madrid (4-3-3): Navas; Carvajal, Ramos, Pepe, Marcelo; Modric, Casemiro, Kroos; Bale, Benzema, Ronaldo. Subs: Casilla, Nacho, James, Lucas Vázquez, Jesé, Isco, Danilo.
Atlético Madrid (4-4-2): Ob
Given how often they were in his firing line neither Arsène Wenger nor Manuel Pellegrini will have shed too many tears over José Mourinho, which leaves them as the only current top-flight managers to have won the Premier League title. Both would very much like to do so again, however, so expect respective matchwinners Alexis Sánchez and Sergio Agüero to return earlier tha
Injuries to Nabil Bentaleb, Mousa Dembélé and Ryan Mason have deprived Tottenham of three midfielders for the Capital One Cup third-round meeting with Arsenal. Mauricio Pochettino can take heart from the fact that Arsenal are scarcely in better shape themselves, although Arsène Wenger is optimistic Francis Coquelin will not be a long-term absentee. “His knee is swollen bu