Real Madrid defender Nacho Fernandez will be capable to face rival Barcelona within the El Clasico on October 28 in La Liga after his suspension for a crimson card was decreased to 2 video games.
The Spanish soccer federation’s enchantment committee reduce Nacho’s ban from three matches down to 2 after he was despatched off in opposition to Girona for an unpleasant foul on winger Portu.
La Liga chief Madrid was 3-0 up in opposition to Girona when Nacho was dismissed in stoppage time for his excessive deal with, with Portu taken off on a stretcher.
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The defender apologised to Portu for his foul, which Girona coach Michel labelled “incomprehensible”.
Los Blancos is three factors forward of Barcelona, third, with another spherical of league matches going down subsequent weekend earlier than the Clasico.
Nacho missed Madrid’s 4-0 win over Osasuna on October 7 and can serve the opposite remaining match of his ban on Saturday, at Sevilla.
Madrid has had defensive issues this season with centre-back Eder Militao a long-term absentee, leaving solely Nacho, Antonio Rudiger and David Alaba obtainable in that place.
Holding midfielder Aurelien Tchouameni crammed in for Nacho and the injured Alaba within the emphatic win over Osasuna.