Real Madrid hope Courtois will be fit in time for El Clasico.

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Real Madrid are hopeful Thibaut Courtois, who has suffered a hip injury. Will recover in time for the Clasico clash with Barcelona in the middle of the month.

Mario Cortecana of Deario As reported on Tuesday. That Carlo Ancelotti expects Thibaut Courtois to return to fitness. In goal for the ‘El Clasico’ against Barcelona on October 16. The 30-year-old goalkeeper suffered a hip injury while playing for the Belgian national team UFABET.

Courtois missed the post in Saturday’s 1-1 draw with Osasuna, with Ukrainian goalkeeper Andrey Lunin replacing and Real Madrid will not. Risk using the Belgian goalkeeper until the player is fully fit again. With Ancelotti expecting Courtois to be available for the ‘El Clasico’ in October 16 

During Courtois’ rehabilitation, the Whites will use Lunin in charge of both Champions League games against Shakhtar Donetsk, with a visit to Getafe on the Ligakan stage. center Madrid expect the Belgian goalkeeper to be fit in time for the Barcelona game in less than two weeks.

‘With Courtois, we have to be careful. On Sunday morning it looked like a minor injury. But now the plan is not to play him until El Clasico and let’s see how it evolves.’ Cortegana said.