This midday's rivals are unbeaten in their last two association games (one win and one draw)
They have lost only one of their last six home games (three successes and two draws).
The Whites visit Mestalla to confront Valencia, who end up in a transfer canine battle (6:30pm CEST)
Ancelotti's side go looking for three places and their 23rd association win.
It will be the 6th of eight games Real Madrid need to play in May.