Real Madrid could have a double fitness boost against Atletico Madrid with Eden Hazard and Gareth Bale possibly ready to be involved.
Lucas Vazquez has not always earned the admiration of Real Madrid's supporters but boss Zinedine Zidane remains a big fan.
Real Madrid had to dig deep to overcome Real Valladolid on Sunday, but Zinedine Zidane has no complaints about his side's playing style.
Karim Benzema missed a golden opportunity as Real Madrid beat Real Valladolid 1-0 courtesy of Nacho's second-half goal.
Gareth Bale is absent due to an ankle injury, but Sergio Ramos was included in the 19-man Real Madrid squad to face Real Valladolid.
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has no issues with Gareth Bale, who will miss Sunday's clash with Real Vallodolid due to injury.
Eden Hazard could be set to return for Real Madrid in their derby clash with Atletico Madrid in February after returning to training.
Noel Le Graet wants Zinedine Zidane to replace Didier Deschamps at some point - potentially after the 2022 World Cup.
Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale had to be substituted against Unionistas de Salamanca due to discomfort in his ankle.
Zinedine Zidane insists Real Madrid are well prepared for a tricky cup tie, and confirmed Alvaro Odriozola could leave the LaLiga giants.