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Ahead of the new domestic season, invites its readers to pick their best XI for the top teams. Now it is the turn of Real Madrid...

It has been a productive season in the transfer market for Real Madrid so far this summer with Mesut Oezil, Sergio Canales, Pedro Leon, Sam Khedira, Angel di Maria and Ricardo Carvalho arriving and Raul, Guti and Christoph Metzelder all departing as a free agents.

Los Blancos' campaign is complete as both the club's director-general Jorge Valdano as well as new coach Jose Mourinho have revealed that they are not going to make any more signings between now and the close of the summer transfer window.

However, Madrid have announced that they will shed at least one player to trim their squad number from 26 to 25. A number of players including Mahamadou Diarra, Rafael Van der Vaart and Lassana Diarra have been mentioned.

Nevertheless, below is the senior squad from which to choose your Madrid team.

Goalkeepers: Iker Casillas, Antonio Adan, Jerzy Dudek

Defenders: Ricardo Carvalho, Pepe, Sergio Ramos, Marcelo, Alvaro Arbeloa, Raul Albiol, Ezequiel Garay

Midfielders: Fernando Gago, Mahamadou Diarra, Kaka, Lassana Diarra, Esteban Granero, Roysten Drenthe, Sergio Canales, Pedro Leon, Angel di Maria, Rafael Van der Vaart, Sami Khedira, Mesut Oezil,

Attackers: Cristiano Ronaldo, Karim Benzema, Gonzalo Higuain

Who would be in your Real Madrid starting XI? Let us know your team and formation…

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