Former Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas believes head coach Zinedine Zidane is comparable to former boss Vicente del Bosque.
Zinedine Zidane's man management was lauded by Cristiano Ronaldo and Sergio Ramos.
Thibaut Courtois is still not involved for Real Madrid, but several other star men will return against Valencia.
Thibaut Courtois could find himself facing a Real Madrid exit after Zinedine Zidane promised to clarify the club's goalkeeping dilemma.
Real Madrid's Zinedine Zidane wants Raphael Varane to stay and gushed over Marcelo, but Gareth Bale did not get similar backing.
Paul Pogba said it was a "dream" to play under Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer defended his comments.
The Spain playmaker has scored two goals in two LaLiga games since Zinedine Zidane's return, with the Real Madrid coach hailing Isco.
Real Madrid full-back Alvaro Odriozola feels team-mate Karim Benzema, their match-winner against Huesca, is the world's best number nine.
Xabier Etxeita seemed to have earned Huesca a shock draw at Real Madrid, but Karim Benzema fired home to settle a five-goal thriller.
The 20-year-old goalkeeper has only previously started one LaLiga match, but Zinedine Zidane has given son Luca the gloves against Huesca.