Gareth Bale Suffered Thigh Muscle Fatigue
Bale, the world's most expensive footballer, had been due to make his home debut in that match. He now appears certain to play no part in Wednesdays trip to Elche.
A statement on Madrid's official website said: "After the tests carried out today on Gareth Bale at the Sanitas La Moraleja hospital, fatigue in the left thigh muscle was found. It will be treated."