Zinedine Zidane has defended the form of Real Madrid's attacking trio of Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema ahead of Sunday's clash with Athletic Bilbao.
The usually free-scoring forwards -- collectively dubbed 'BBC' -- have come in for criticism after contributing just eight LaLiga goals between them so far this season.
Although second-placed Real remain unbeaten, they have drawn three of their last four league games, dropping points against Villarreal, Las Palmas and Eibar.
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has backed his star forwards to shine against Athletic Bilbao at the Bernabeu on Sunday.
Madrid are joint top of La Liga with 14 different players having scored in their eight league games, leading Marca to observe that Zidane had "14 Cristiano Ronaldos" in his squad.
But Ronaldo has gone three home games without scoring, while Gareth Bale...
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Real Madrid superstar Gareth Bale is in no rush to pen a new contract at the Santiago Bernabeu, with the Mirror reporting that the Welsh wizard is prepared to wait for the best possible deal.
The 27-year-old has completely adapted to life in Spain but will hold off signing just yet, given his key bargaining chip with Madrid...