Real lost two La Liga matches in a row, before bouncing back with a 5-1 win against FC Basel in the Champions League last week.
Champions League kicked off previous week with first set of group matches and straightaway we witnessed thrilling action, drama and scintillating performances.
Cristiano Ronaldo struck a hat-trick as Real Madrid produced a stunning 8-2 demolition of Deportivo La Coruna in La Liga.
Varene arrived at Real Madrid from Lens in the summer of 2011 for 10 million euros and broke into the first team at the end of the 2011-12 campaign.
Real Madrid finally got their act together in the Champions League, and now it's time to keep the momentum rolling into the domestic competition following a disappointing start.
Bayern certainly had the better of City throughout their clash, although they needed a 90th minute goal from Boateng to win that Group E opener of Champions League .
Rodriguez's goal in Real's thumping 5-1 Champions League win against FC Basel has suggested he may be finding his feet at his new club.
"Olympiakos now have a very strong foundation to qualify and now we have the uncomfortable prospect of playing Juventus at home, who are also in a good position," Simeone said.
Born and bred in the Spanish capital and a product of the club's academy, Casillas has been singled out by some supporters following a stuttering start to La Liga.
Ancelotti urged the club's fans to "be positive" after Casillas was again targeted with whistles in Tuesday's 5-1 Champions League drubbing of FC Basel.
Real Madrid opened the defence of their Champions League title with a 5-1 mauling of Basel in Group B at the Santiago Bernabeu.