Friendly match between Paris Saint - Germain ( PSG ) vs Real Madrid is back bringing Zlatan Ibrahimovic vs Cristiano Ronaldo , will take place on Thursday, January 2, 2014 . This action is not likely to be repeated in the 2013-2014 Champions League . It seems there is no more impressive way to Madrid and PSG to start the second half of the season , but fought at the Khalifa Stadium , Doha . This friendly match itself , occurred thanks to QTA and PSG to introduce Qatar as the most favorite tourist destinations in the coming years . Plus also , introduces the 2022 World Cup host to all corners of the earth .
PSG President Nasser al - Khelaifi said , " Playing with a classy team like Real Madrid is the source of happiness . It also shows a special relationship between Madrid and PSG . This game is the best way to prepare for the domestic competition and the Champions League . " Actually , PSG vs Madrid meeting is not new . Last summer , the single goal to make the club successful Karim Benzema Paris collapsed . In addition , two of their main character , Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Ronaldo Cristaino , returning to play after CR7 is more superior than Ibra in the play - offs for the 2014 World Cup .
Talk recent record , both teams are equally earned three victories in the last five games . Real Madrid was arrested by two teams landless , Osasuna and Olimpic de Xativa . Meanwhile , PSG lost to Benfica in the final match of the Champions League . Plus Lille drew 2-2 .
Victory over PSG , it will be important for Real Madrid capital which is still under Atletico Madrid and Barcelona in the La Liga standings . Meanwhile , the team hit dibesut their former coach , Carlo Ancelotti , PSG could also indicate that serious to win the Champions League this season .
This time , they did not bring her captain Iker Casillas . The Spanish national team goalkeeper absent from the expedition to Qatar because it will soon become a father . Club itself has granted the request Casillas to remain in Madrid to accompany her lover, Sara Carbonero . Besides Casillas , Madrid three other players : Fabio Coentrao , Raphael Varane , and Gareth Bale also absent . The latter , is trying hard to gain the maximum so that conditions can be derived in a duel against Celta Vigo on Tuesday next .
Estimated Lineup PSG vs Real Madrid:
PSG : Sirigu , Silva , Alex , Maxwell , Marquinhos , Menez , Motta , Pastore , Matuidi , Cavani , Ibrahimovic . Real Madrid : Diego López , Arbeloa , Pepe , Ramos , Marcelo , Alonso , Modric , Isco , Di Maria , Ronaldo , Benzema