Real Madrid news

Mourinho wary of Rayo threat

February 26, 2012
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho is expecting his injury-hit squad to be fully tested by derby rivals Rayo Vallecano this weekend.

Mourinho has been forced to call upon reserve team players Joselu and Jesus Fernandez with Karim Benzema, Lassana Diarra, Angel di Maria, Nuri Sahin and Hamit Altintop forced to watch from the sidelines due to injuries.

The Portuguese is therefore way of the threat posed by ninth-placed Rayo as Madrid look to consolidate their 10-point advantage over ...

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