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Mandzukic fit for Real Madrid clash in Champions League

April 12, 2015

MADRID (AP) — Atletico Madrid striker Mario Mandzukic has recovered from a right foot injury in time for the Champions League quarterfinal against Real Madrid.

The Croatia international missed Atletico’s last two Spanish league games.

Atletico hosts its crosstown rival on Tuesday in the first leg of their final-eight tie, which will be a rematch of last season’s Champions League final, won by Real Madrid.

Mandzukic has scored 20 goals in his first season for the defending Spanish champions.

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