Real Madrid have included 25 names including Varela, Abner and Eero Markkanen from Castilla into the first team squad for the Champions League competition this year.

The entire squad:

Goalkeepers: Iker Casillas, Keylor Navas, Fernando Pacheco

Defenders: Raphael Varane, Pepe, Sergio Ramos, Fabio Coentrao, Marcelo, Dani Carvajal, Alvaro Arbeloa, Nacho Fernandez, Guillermo Varela, Abner

Midfielders: Sami Khedira, Toni Kroos, James Rodriguez, Gareth Bale, Luka Modric, Isco, Asier Illarramendi

Forwards: Cristiano Ronaldo, Karim Benzema, Javier Hernandez, Jese and Eero Markkanen

All three inclusions from Castilla are the players who have recently come into the club. Most of the other players in the Castilla squad are under-21 and per UEFA rules, can be included without the need of inclusion in the Champions League squad.