The technical director Santiago Solari analyzed in a press conference the hard defeat by 3 to 0 and the subsequent elimination of Real Madrid in the semifinals of King's Cup in the hands of Barcelona, his eternal rival, in the Santiago Bernabu.
The most important phrases that left the Argentine coach in victory against:
– "The football is also strong, we were applied, with energy, but we were not conclusive. We fell with honor, but we are sad because it is a hard blow"
– "Let's hope that in Saturday's classic all those who did not come in today, you have to get up quickly on foot, because the next game will get us in trouble, we lose with honor, but we can talk about fair or unfair football. difficult, I congratulate the rival because he did the tricks to pass. "
– "This was not a final, it was a semi final. We can not play, so let's try again."
– "We fell headlong, we were not decisive and they have been very strong, we wanted to play the final and we made a lot of effort, we gave everything and we played a serious and creative game, but we are sad for not going to the final.
– "Vinicius's definition is something that can be improved over time, with maturity and training, and, above all, training in games, players improve by training and playing."
"It's a strange question (about their responsibility for the outcome), we all work on victory and defeat, it's a collective sport."
– "I will not comment on the possible penalty for Vinicius."
– "We had chances in the first half, in the second, with the 0-1 … We never lost the face of the game. They were very knowledgeable. They scored on the first stroke, on the second mark & # 39; Rapha & # 39; (Varane) at the door … And we did not score on our chances. There is nothing more to add. "