The club's €30 million summer signing will play in the centre of the pitch alongside Xabi Alonso for Jose Mourinho's side, with Marcelo operating at left-back
Coentrao will play alongside Xabi Alonso, while Brazilian Marcelo retains his place at left-back. Angel Di Maria, Mesut Ozil and Cristiano Ronaldo will feature behind lone striker Karim Benzema in the opening La Liga match of the season for Jose Mourinho's side.
Zaragoza (5-3-2): Roberto; Juarez, Da Silva, Fernando Meira, Paredes, Abraham; Ponzio, Barrera, Franco; Lafita, Uche
Subs: Leo Franco, Pinter, Lanzaro, Joel, Edu Oriol, Kevin, Orti
Real Madrid (4-2-3-1): Casillas; Sergio Ramos, Pepe, Carvalho, Marcelo; Xabi Alonso, Coentrao; Di Maria, Ozil, Ronaldo, Benzema
Subs: Adan, Arbeloa, Albiol, Varane, Kaka, Callejon, Higuain