They are the only ones to play in all seven games under the French. Benzema, Isco and Bale have played all the seven Real Madrid games after Zidane’s return. They are top of the list of 23 players used by the coach over this period. Benzema is also the only madridista to start every game under Zidane and it has most minutes noticed: 622 minutes in which he has 8 goals scored.

Isco has started five games and scored twice. Bale has started four games and scored one goal. Lucas Vázquez, Asensio, Keylor Navas and Varane have all played crucial roles, featuring in six of the seven games under Zidane.