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Ancelotti: Ronaldo, Bale to be Fit for UCL Final

  • ESPN FC, Monday, May 12, 2014 2:13 PM

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti says Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale should both be fit to play in the UEFA Champions League final against Atletico Madrid on May 24, even though injury concerns saw both sit out Sunday's 2-0 La Liga defeat at Celta Vigo. Ronaldo has completed just two of Madrid's last nine games in all competitions, and missed the trip to Vigo as he recovers from the "muscular fatigue" which saw him substituted early in Madrid's 1-1 draw at Valladolid the previous Wednesday. Bale, meanwhile, missed the game at Valladolid due to a "knock," the exact details of which have not been confirmed by the club.

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