Santiago Solari's first La Liga match in charge as caretaker manager of Real Madrid ended with a 2-0 victory over Real Valladolid.
Real Madrid are monitoring the progress of Villarreal's Alfonso Pedraza, a source has told ESPN FC.
Pedraza, 22, has over 100 senior appearances and can play either at left-back or left-wing. He is under contract at Villarreal until June 2021, with a buy-out clause of €22 million.
Madrid's two left-backs are injured vice-captain Marcelo, 30, who has been linked with Juventus in recent months, and Sergio Reguilon, 21, who made his senior debut in the
1-0 defeat to CSKA Moscow.
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