By Tom Caldon For Mailonline
Published: 19:13 GMT, 12 February 2019 | Updated: 19:18 GMT, 12 February 2019
Real Madrid coach Santiago Solari has confirmed Vinicius Junior will play against Ajax on Wednesday evening.
Solari praised the 18-year-old, who has replaced Gareth Bale in recent weeks, ahead of the Champions League last-16 first leg tie in Amsterdam.
'His adaptation has been very fast,' manager Santiago Solari said.
Real Madrid manager Santiago Solari said Vinicius Junior (right) is likely to start against Ajax
Solari told reporters he had been impressed by the way Vinicius has adapted to 'a new culture'
'He has adapted to a new country, a new culture, a different type of football. He has shown his talent but we have to take care of him.'
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