Atletico and Real Madrid meet for the third time this season when they face off in LaLiga Santander action at the Wanda Metropolitano on Saturday afternoon.
It is a game that will prove decisive in determining who ultimately goes on to provide the biggest title challenge to current league leaders Barcelona.
Los Blancos come into the game on a run of six successive games without defeat, having drawn 1-1 with Barcelona in the Copa del Rey last time out.
The side that Santiago Solari has chosen is: Courtois; Carvajal, Varane, Ramos, Reguilon; Modric, Casemiro, Kroos; Vazquez, Benzema, Vinicius.
The bench is made up of Navas, Nacho, Marcelo, Ceballos, Bale, Asensio and Mariano.
Estrada Fernandez will take charge of the game which sees Real aim to beat Atletico at the third attempt this season, after losing 4-2 in the European Super Cup and drawing 0-0 at home in the league.