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.
Sevilla were furious to see a goal disallowed against Real Madrid, but Zinedine Zidane thought the decision was correct.
Casemiro proved the unlikely hero for Real Madrid as his second-half double proved enough to see off Julen Lopetegui's Sevilla.
Sergio Ramos' determination to be passed fit for Saturday's LaLiga meeting with Sevilla drew warm admiration from Zinedine Zidane.