Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid: Why Thibaut Courtois will not play in Super Cup

Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid: Why Thibaut Courtois will not play in Super Cup

Thibaut Courtois will not be making his Real Madrid debut in the Super Cup. (AFP/Getty Images)

Thibaut Courtois is ready to overlook Real Madrid’s Super Cup conflict with Atletico Madrid on Wednesday night, based on experiences in Spain.

The Belgium worldwide accomplished his £35 million transfer from Chelsea to the Santiago Bernabeu final week.

Courtois has travelled with Real Madrid’s squad to Estonia for his or her Super Cup tie in opposition to Atletico on Wednesday and was anticipated to make his official debut.

The 26-year-old additionally skilled together with his Madrid teammates on Tuesday night on the Lillekuela Stadium in Tallinn.

But Cadena COPE experiences that Courtois will not function in opposition to Atletico as he has not been registered with UEFA to play in the competitors.

Thibaut Courtois skilled forward of Real Madrid’s conflict with Atletico. (Getty Images)

That means Keylor Navas will begin in purpose forward of Madrid’s newest marquee signing, whereas Kiko Casilla is ready to be on the bench.

During Tuesday’s coaching session, Julen Lopetegui gave no secrets and techniques away concerning his staff choice as Madrid’s gamers took half in a small-sided sport.

Navas did participate in the match however Courtois skilled individually alongside Luca Zidane and Andriy Lunin with the goalkeeper coach.

Courtois could possibly be given his debut on Sunday as Madrid start their La Liga marketing campaign in opposition to Getafe on the Santiago Bernabeu.