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Casemiro, Nacho make Real Madrid's Club World Cup roster, Vallejo out

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Brazilian and Spanish central defender Fernandez made Real Madrid's Club World Cup roster on Thursday, although both have sustained this season.

suffered a in Madrid's 4-2 win over Celta Vigo on Nov. 11 and was initially expected to be sidelined for nearly two months, but his recovery seems to be ahead of schedule, reports news.

Casemiro, meanwhile, sprained his right ankle during the same match and he was expected to be out of action for six weeks, but his recovery has been faster than expected.

Vinicius Junior, who has been playing for both Real Madrid's first and reserve teams, was included in Real Madrid's roster for the tourney, which is scheduled to be held between Dec. 12-22 in the

Although had fully recovered from his and was included in his team's squad for Thursday's clash against Melilla in the second leg of the Spanish Cup round of 32, he was left out of list, as was



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First Published: Thu, December 06 2018. 20:38 IST