La Liga leaders Real Madrid host newcomers Real Mallorca on Wednesday evening hoping to maintain their unbeaten start to the season.

La Liga leaders Real Madrid host newcomers Real Mallorca on Wednesday evening hoping to maintain their unbeaten start to the season.

Carlo Ancelotti’s side have only dropped points in a frenetic 3-3 draw against Levante on August 22, and top the standings with 13 points.

Mallorca on the other hand are in ninth with 8 points, after suffering just one loss in their return to the top flight.

With the ultimate aim of preserving their top-flight status this season, Mallorca will look to continue putting results on the board early in the campaign.

Here we have a closer look at the teams ahead of the match. Play here to make your predictions.

What time does Real Madrid vs Mallorca start?

The game kicks off at 11pm Kenyan time at the Santiago Bernabeau.

Real Madrid vs Mallorca team news

Madrid still have a host of injury concerns with the likes of Toni Kroos, Dani Ceballos, Marcelo, Gareth Bale and Ferland Mendy out.

Luka Modric will hold down the midfield, partnered with Federico Valverde and Caemiro.

Up front, Vinicius Junior and Karim Benzema have already scored 11 goals between them and that newly-found partnership is set to continue.

For the visitors, Takefusa Kubo will continue to support striker Fer Nino up front.

No other changes are expected in the Malloraca line-up.

Real Madrid vs Mallorca head to head

These two sides have gone up against each other 36 times, with Real Madrid boasting more wins (20).

The visitors have come out on top 11 times and the remaining five have resulted in a stalemate.

Real Madrid vs Mallorca current form

Madrid have won 4 times and drawn just one in their recent run of five games.

Meanwhile, Mallorca have won twice, lost drawn twice and lost just once – a 2-0 loss to Bilbao on September 11.

Real Madrid vs Mallorca prediction

Despite a steady start to the season from Mallorca, Madrid are tipped to come out on top.

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