The events of the meeting that brought together the Real Madrid team and its sworn neighbor Atlético Madrid in the twenty-third round of the Champions League have just ended. La Liga Premier League 2022-2023.
The Santiago Bernabéu Stadium, the stronghold of the Royal Club, witnessed an incendiary match at the highest level, in which two teams from the Spanish capital Madrid took part, which ended in a positive draw.
Atlético Madrid defender José Jiménez opened the scoring in the 78th minute, while young star Alvaro Rodríguez scored a draw for Merengue in the 85th minute.
Italian coach Carlo Ancelotti, manager of Los Blancos Castle, spoke at a press conference after the match, saying: “The Spanish league is not over yet, but it’s getting harder right now.”
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And he added: “It has become difficult after today’s match in La Liga, and it may be even more difficult after the next match, but we will fight to the end.”
He emphasized: “Alvaro Rodriguez is very good. He will be very useful for us this season.”
He explained: “3 midfielders? We thought we would have possession with Kroos, Ceballos and Valverde… but we didn’t expect Atlético to press like that.
“We were slow until they scored,” added the Italian coach.
He added: “Alvaro Rodriguez? He will be a first team player next season… we don’t have another player like him.”
And he said: “I will talk to Raul about Alvaro Rodriguez … he will play with us and with Castile this season.”
And he continued: “Finally we got a good corner, and Alvaro scored a goal.”
And the coach of the royal club continued: “Korea red card? The right decision.”
And he continued: “The cup match against Barcelona on Thursday is the most important match right now.”
And Ancelotti concluded: “Benzema? It was a difficult match for him. He is mentally tired, a little slow.”