Kaka and Carvalho named in Real Madrid Champions League squad

Updated: Sep 05, 2012, 11:19 AM IST

Madrid: Jose Mourinho has named his squad for Real Madrid`s Champions League campaign, including both Ricardo Carvalho and Kaka, who were heavily linked with moves away from the club this summer.

New signing Luka Modric has been awarded a place, after his arrival from Tottenham, aswell as loan signing Michael Essien, who has rejoined his former manager from Chelsea.

Castilla players Nacho Fernandez and Denis Cheryshev also have been given a position in the squad.

Full squad list

Goalkeepers: Iker Casillas Adan Jesus Fernandez

Defenders: Pepe, Sergio Ramos, Fabio Coentrao, Ricardo Carvalho, Marcelo, Alvaro Arbeloa, Raul Albiol, Nacho Fernandez, Varane

Midfielders: Sami Khedira, Kaka, Mesut Ozil, Xabi Alonso, Michael Essien, Juanfran, Luka Modric, Jose Callejon, Di Maria, Denis Cheryshev

Forwards: Cristiano Ronaldo, Karim Benzema, Gonzola Higuain