Zidane says still has players’ support after Genuine Madrid mug embarrassment


Real Madrid have now won only once in their last five games, with an extraordinary loss heaping more pressure on Zidane. — Reuters pic
Genuine Madrid have actually currently won just as soon as in their last five games, with an extraordinary loss heaping extra stress on Zidane.– Reuters image MADRID, Jan 21– Zinedine Zidane urged his players still count on him after Genuine Madrid experienced an unpleasant defeat by third-tier side Alcoyano in the Copa del Rey on Wednesday. La Liga’s reigning champs lost 2-1 to Alcoyano, that scored a remarkable champion in extra-time after having a male sent. Genuine Madrid have actually now won just once in their last five games, with a phenomenal loss heaping more stress on Zidane. Asked if he still had the backing of the players, Zidane claimed: “Yes I think so, you need to inquire. We have actually done advantages this season, aside from the last 4 games. Currently we have La Liga as well as the Champions Organization and we have to work. Whether my message makes it through, you need to ask them, I can’t answer that.”

Zidane took obligation for the loss.

“I’m the instructor, it’s my fault,” he claimed. “I am liable, the gamers have attempted however well, we’re out.”

Zidane turned his beginning line-up however a team that consisted of the likes of Marcelo, Isco, Casemiro and Vinicius Junior need to have had enough to beat challengers resting 4th in their division in Segunda B.

And when Zidane tossed on the similarity Eden Risk, Karim Benzema and also Toni Kroos as alternatives to put the video game to bed, the contrary took place, as Alcoyano, a male down, scored the winner, Juanan diverting in at the near message to carry out an extraordinary distress.

Alcoyano have not graced Spain’s top flight since 1951 and also their El Collao stadium holds less than 5,000 viewers. The only pity here was their followers were unable to see it.– AFP