Los Merengues were demolished in front of their own fans at the weekend, as a Barca side with Luis Suarez, Neymar and Andres Iniesta in top form heaped the pressure on Rafael Benitez with a 4-0 triumph.
Benitez keeps his job, but Real will not be allowed too many more slip ups. A trip to Ukraine is an ominous prospect, particularly with Los Blancos’ place as group leaders of Group A is not yet secure.
Here’s our Real Madrid Predicted XI vs. Shakhtar:
Keylor Navas: The Costa Rican goalkeeper will be desperate to make up for his miserable showing against Barca last weekend, but will his confidence be shattered after the El Clasico humbling?