Real Madrid overcame Huesca by four goals to one at Alfredo Di Stefano StadiumTo top the competition temporarily.
Zidane said after the match: “The positive thing about this match is winning. It was a final match. We had to collect the three points and this is what we did because they are important points. It was not a perfect match, but we scored 4 goals.”
He continued: “The situation is a bit strange and we need to provide more energy between us because what is happening outside does not help us.”
He continued: “We created chances in the first half, Hazard escaped between the lines and scored a nice goal, and we needed that to enter the match, this is a positive thing. On the other hand, I don’t think that the opponent created many difficulties for us other than the goal. We know that we have to. The development was defensively, and at the offensive level we were able to create opportunities. ”
“Huesca was looking for spaces in the backs of our defenders, we had some control over their attacks and their strengths. We didn’t put in the best match. That’s right, but after my match last week where we put in a lot of effort, we should be happy with what we did today. We know we can improve.” This is what we will try to do. ”
He praised his player, Fedi Valverde, who scored the third goal: “I am not surprised by what Valverde offers. He enjoys continuity and a lot of potential and he proves that. I am happy to score goals because it is something that does not happen often.”
And he turned to talking about Eden Hazard, the return and the first goal scorer: “I am happy with the match presented by Hazard, he played the last match 20 minutes, and today he played more. We are aware of his capabilities and he scored a beautiful goal today, and we needed that goal in the first half because the match changed after This goal. ”
He explained, “Hazard plays on the left side, and this is also Vinicius’ favorite position. We’ll see how we will deal with that.”
About the reason why Hazard was upset and did not celebrate the goal: “Hazard is fine and does not suffer from discomfort. He is happy with the goal, and his colleagues are happy for it. It is a victory achieved with four goals and we must be happy.”
He concluded: “We changed the formation today because we had to, but we did it without thinking about the Inter Milan match. We only thought about today’s match. Now we have to relax and enjoy the three points we got.”
Real Madrid is preparing for a strong confrontation against its guest, Inter Milan, on Tuesday in the third round of the group stage of the Champions League, and after 5 days, it will visit Valencia in the league.