Real Madrid vs Roma live stream Real Madrid vs AS Roma Real Madrid begin their defence of the UEFA Champions League title on Wednesday, with Roma visiting the Spanish capital for a Group G clash. Los Blancos have been forced to start over without Cristiano Ronaldo and former manager Zinedine Zidane.Watch free now
Los Blancos have been forced to start over without Cristiano Ronaldo and former manager Zinedine Zidane. Julen Lopetegui has taken over as coach at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Madrid have won three of their first four games of the new La Liga campaign but were held to a surprise 1-1 draw at Athletic Bilbao on Saturday.
Roma are out of form, hovering in mid-table in Serie A after winning only one game out of four since the start of the season.
Life is never simple at Real, but after the sale of Ronaldo to Juventus, no one quite knows what will happen next.
The Spanish giants are chasing a fourth consecutive Champions League title, but it would be a huge surprise if they did so.
Lopetegui will expect his men to qualify from the group stage, but the presence of CSKA Moscow could represent a hazard for both Madrid and Roma.
The Giallorossi haven’t won since the opening game of the Serie A season, and a trip to Spain is the last thing they need as they try to find form.
Real beat Roma 2-1 in pre-season during a tour to the United States in August, with Marco Asensio and Gareth Bale grabbing the goals in a simple victory.