Saturday, May 8, 2021
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane confirmed that there are 4 matches remaining as the finals, indicating that his team will compete for La Liga.
Real Madrid will meet his Seville counterpart, on Sunday, in the 35th round of the Spanish League.
Zidane said in statements during the pre-match press conference: “We know that we are at stake, 4 finals remaining for the end of the season and La Liga. We want to forget what happened in the Champions League and think about tomorrow’s match, I assure you that we will compete for the title.”
About Hazard, the French coach said: “He apologized and he is doing well. His intention was not to harm anyone. He is a Real Madrid player and will compete with us.”
He added, “At the moment, the fans could not see Hazard, who they wished to come because of injuries. This will push him forward to do more. This is a complicated moment of course, but he wants to succeed here, and I hope so.”
And when asked about Ramos’ injury: “Ramos played against Chelsea because he was completely ready, the most important thing for us is for Ramos to recover and improve as soon as possible.”
About his future with Real Madrid, Zidane said: “I am now the coach of Real Madrid and that is all. At the moment I am as well. What I do is that I take advantage of every moment in this club, and in the future we will see what happens.”
Zidane concluded, speaking about the team’s injuries: “All clubs are going through this, of course I am concerned about setbacks because I want to see my players in full, but it is a difficult year, there comes a time when you face many problems and this is what happened. I hope that the situation will change in the next season.” .