Barcelona v Real Madrid is approaching on Dec 18 but Eden Hazard will not be present. The Belgian forward has been ruled out for the game with a microfracture on his right ankle.
Madrid released a medical statemenr Thursday. They previously said it was just bruising, with his expected out time rising from 10 days to over a month.
Hazard suffered the injury against PSG in the Champions League, when a tough tackle from compatriot Thomas Meunier took him out. Marcelo, meanwhile, is also a doubt for the Camp Nou clash with a calf injury.