REAL MADRID get up and running against Getafe after a turbulent summer which saw new manager Julen Lopetegui sacked by Spain as a result of his decision to join the club.
And the Basque didn’t get off to the best start in midweek, as his side went down 4-2 to rivals Atletico in the Uefa Super Cup.
When is Real Madrid vs Getafe?
Real Madrid take on Getafe on Sunday, August 19 – TODAY.
The match will kick off at 9.15pm in the UK, or 10.15pm local time.
It will be played at the Bernabeu.
What TV channel is Real Madrid vs Getafe on and can I live stream it?
Real Madrid vs Getafe will be live on Eleven Sports 1.
The channel is currently online only, meaning there is no way for UK viewers to watch the match on television.
It is also available this August for an early bird price of £49.99.
Additionally, viewers can sign up for a 7-day free trial.
For those without Eleven Sports, you can follow all the action on the SunSport LIVE BLOG.
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What is the latest team news?
Thibaut Courtois could be in line for his Real Madrid debut after a shaky display between the sticks from Keylor Navas against Atletico.
But the match may come too soon for Luka Modric who has returned to training after leading Croatia to the World Cup final.
He is set to be replaced by Isco in the centre of midfield.