The home side lined up in a 4-3-3 formation. Goalkeeper Bounou was covered by Diego Carlos and Jules Kounde as the central defenders. The full-back positions were occupied by Marcos Javier and Jesus Navas. The three-man midfield consisted of Ivan Rakitic, Fernando Francisco and Joan Jordan. Youssef En-Nesyri led the line-up up front flanked by Alejandro Dario on the left-wing and Jesus Joaquin on the right-wing.