The 29-year-old is currently battling to overcome a calf problem and will again be absent for his side's Champions League game against Shakhtar Donetsk next week.
However, according to Marca, the right-back has been pencilled in to feature against Barcelona in Real Madrid's next La Liga match, providing that he does not suffer any setbacks.
Carvajal started the 2021-22 campaign in impressive fashion for Carlo Ancelotti's side, scoring once in five appearances in all competitions.
The Spain international is just one short of 300 appearances for Los Blancos in all competitions, meanwhile, and will hope to reach that landmark against Ronald Koeman's side at Camp Nou.
Real Madrid had been due to take on Athletic Bilbao in La Liga on Sunday, but the fixture has been postponed due to the schedule of the South American World Cup qualification matches. body check tags ::