Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho has handed a surprise start to Raphael Varane in the centre of his side's defence for the visit of Racing Santander in La Liga on Saturday.
Sergio Ramos switches to right-back as the Frenchman partners Pepe, while Marcelo is fit again and returns on the left of defence for the league leaders.
Further forward, Xabi Alonso is again joined by Esteban Granero in central midfield, while Kaka and Ozil begin in attack along with the omnipresent Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema.
Real Madrid (4-2-3-1): Casillas; Ramos, Pepe, Varane, Marcelo; Alonso, Granero; Kaka, Ozil, Ronaldo; Benzema
Subs: Adan, Coentrao, Khedira, Di Maria, Higuain, Carvalho, Callejon
Racing Santander (4-2-3-1): Tono; Alvaro, Torrejon, Bernardo, Cisma; Diop, Gullon, Adrian; Arana, Acosta; Babacar
Subs: Fernandez, Christian, Edu Bedia, Kennedy, Francis, Luque, Munitis