The ultimate combined XI of Real Madrid and Tottenham

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Real Madrid and Spurs go head-to-head in the Champions League on Tuesday night, both hoping to maintain their 100% record in Europe.

Mauricio Pochettino's side beat Borussia Dortmund 3-1 at Wembley but a trip to Zinedine Zidane's back-to-back Champions League winners will be the ultimate test of their young team.

Spurs currently sit 3rd in the Premier League table and, despite playing away from White Hart Lane, will be hoping to launch a third successive title challenge.

Despite their shaky start in La Liga, few would argue that Real Madrid aren't currently the best side in the world.

Ahead of their first meeting since 2011, we've compiled our very own Tottenham and Real Madrid combined XI.

GK - Hugo Lloris

The 30-year-old French number one has earned a reputation as one of the finest goalkeepers on the planet since joining from Lyon in 2012.

RB - Dani Carvajal

The 25-year-old 'Los Blancos' academy product has been the first choice right-back at the Santiago Bernabeu since returning from Bayer Leverkusen in 2013. Dependable at the back, Carvajal also has plenty to offer going forward.

CB - Toby Alderweireld

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Jan Vertonghen has developed a world class partnership with his former Ajax teammate since Alderweireld joined for £11.5m in 2015. Aged 28, Alderweireld regularly pops up with important goals as well as goal-saving challenges.

CB - Sergio Ramos

The Real Madrid club legend, who has a tendency to get sent off, has rescued his team with various important goals over the years. Signed from Sevilla for €24.5m in 2005, Ramos, 31, is now playing in his 13th season at the Bernabeu as a starting centre-back.

LB - Marcelo

Renowned for his attacking flair, the Brazilian wing-back is sometime criticised for his sub-par defending. Despite that, various world class managers have put their trust in Marcelo since he usurped Roberto Carlos as the first choice left-back in 2007.

CM - Toni Kroos


The 27-year-old former Bayern Munich midfielder is unquestionably one of the best passers of all-time - and he's the only German to ever win the Champions League on three separate occasions.

CM - Luka Modric

Still a fans favourite amongst Tottenham fans, Croatia's diminutive superstar struggled in his first season in Madrid but has since forged a reputation as one the most entertaining central midfielders in the club's long and illustrious history.

LW - Cristiano Ronaldo

The four-time Ballon d'Or winner is the Champions League's all-time leading goalscorer, firing Zidane's side to glory last season with 10 goals in their final five games against Bayern Munich, Atletico Madrid and Juventus.

CAM - Isco


The magical attacking midfielder shone brightly last season and, like many of his Madrid teammates, is an absolute joy to watch at his best. Still only 25, Isco will be terrorising defences for years to come.

RW - Christian Eriksen

The Danish international has proven himself as one of the finest attacking midfielders in Europe since leaving Ajax for Spurs in 2013. Marco Asensio, 21, has the ability to win a Ballon d'Or one day but Eriksen gets the nod thanks to his consistent brilliance over the last few years.

ST - Harry Kane


There was no way we could leave out Tottenham's "one-season wonder". The 24-year-old goal machine has scored 43 goals in 2017 already and his numbers are beginning to match those of Messi and Ronaldo.

Subs - Keylor Navas, Jan Vertonghen, Raphael Varane, Dele Alli, Marco Asensio, Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema.

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