Phoenix, AZ (Sporting Alert) — Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid will look to continue their impressive preseason campaign with another win when they take on MLS side LA Galaxy.
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The game will be played at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Phoenix, AZ and will be streamed live on ESPN3.com.
Real Madrid is expected to field a fully strengthened team, which is expected to include the likes of Ronaldo, Karim Benzema, Isco and Mesut Ozil as manager Carlo Ancelotti continues to work towards finding his best formation and starting team ahead of the start of season.
In the meantime, LA Galaxy will be without American star player Landon Donovan, who was only just involved in the MLS All-Stars defeat against Roma on Wednesday night.
However, the man he replaced in the All-Stars team, Robbie Keane, could be fit to play some part against Real Madrid, while the likes of Juninho, Sean Franklin and others are expected to feature for the American league side.
Omar Gonzalez, who netted the goal for the All-Stars in the 3-1 defeat to Roma will also miss the game.
Real Madrid hammers LA Galaxy 5-1 last summer and will be hoping for a similar performance tonight.
The winner of tonight’s contest will face English Premier League side Everton, which beat Juventus on penalties on Wednesday night.
LA Galaxy starting team: Rowe; Franklin, DeLaGarza, Leonardo, Dunivant; Jimenez, Juninho, Sarvas, Zardes; Villarreal, McBean.
Real Madrid team: López; Carvajal, Pepe, Mateos, Cheryshev; Modric; Di María, Özil, Isco, Kaká; Ronaldo.