"Bale is with us, he is training well," Zidane said.
"I am happy we are about to play a Clasico. It was the same when I was a player, these are the matches you live for, and you are focused only on what happens on the field."
In January, British former world No.1 Andy Murray admitted the 2019 Australian Open could be his last tournament during a tearful press conference.
"The performance was really, really good... You can't control a game away from home much more than that," said Potter.
"Memphis' injury is a catastrophe for because he is our most decisive player... we'll have to forget about him for the rest of the season," said Lyon's sporting director Juninho.
Liverpool - whose senior squad are preparing for Saturday's Club World Cup final in Qatar - activated Minamino's release clause last week.
CSA announced on Monday that David Richardson, the former chief executive of the International Cricket Council, had been appointed to form a steering committee to make recommendations on the future structure of South African domestic cricket.
Top at Christmas in inaugural 1992-93 season, the Canaries have been through the ringer since. This season they are back in the top flight after winning the Championship but involved in a relegation battle.
Palace have now moved above London rivals Arsenal in the table and Zaha was proud of the way his side stayed in the game against a Brighton team who had much the better of the play.
People forget that Villa were top of the Premier League at Christmas in the season when Manchester United won the treble in 1998-99, Villa were also second in 1992-93 and fourth in both 1996-97 and 2009-10. Still they were relegated and only came back up this season, which is hard for fans of the former European Cup winners to take.
Leandro Paredes set the ball rolling in the 10th minute with a deflected strike and once Jean Eudes Aholou was sent off in the 25th minute for a dreadful late tackle on the Argentine PSG could stroll their way to three points.
"He is very quick and a very brave player," said Klopp.
"I just did some simple make-up," he said, adding with self-deprecating humor, "If you say that I had plastic surgery, the way I am now is probably a plastic surgery failure."
Zidane added, "We never thought this game would not go ahead. What we have to do is put all our energy into the match because the rest, we could spend a week talking about it."
For Palace, Christian Benteke made his first start since August while Jeffrey Schlupp's hip injury meant Jairo Riedewald came in at left-back and Scott Dann also came in.
"He is an important player and tomorrow, he will be prepared like everyone else."
"I feel the purity of their eyes and their hearts," Dong said.
The good-natured Dong remembers well Ferguson's thoughtful act for what was the striker's first Christmas in Britain.
"PSV's board decided this morning to end its cooperation with chief coach Mark van Bommel," the club said in a statement.
He added, "We have Nadal, Djokovic, Federer, who are there, and have always been there. And what I need to do is go the extra mile and surpass them and that's going to be the biggest challenge for next year, I need to surpass one of them in order for me to finish in the top-three next year."