Zidane appeared in the previous duel of The league that faces Real Madrid against Barcelona on date 30. The merengue team arrives with the illusion of continuing to fight for the defense of the title and knows that this duel is key to remain in tune. Given the fact that this could be the last Classic of Messi, the coach of the white club expressed his opinion without any qualms: “I do not want”
«I don’t want it to be Messi’s last Clásico, to stay, to stay in the Barcelona. It’s good there. It is good that he stays for LaLiga, “said Zidane at a press conference. In addition to that, he also commented on a close case, that of Sergio Ramos: “I hope it is not his last Clásico and he stays here”, the sentence of the Real Madrid coach who on this occasion does not know if he will be able to count on him.
When questioned about Messi’s drought in the classics, Zidane was blunt: “We know the player that Messi is. He may be without scoring goals, but we know the player he is. We are going to play against Barcelona. It is true that we know the player he is, but they are all very good. We are going to try to curb their forces, because there are many, “he said.
He also commented on the situation of the team, but asked that they cannot forget that the leader continues to be the mattress team: «Atlético is the one with the advantage and LaLiga will have to play all of us until the end. I’ve been saying that for a long time. It is a very competitive and very good League. Until the end it is not going to know who the champion is. Many points remain »
Finally, he spoke about the feelings of the team facing the commitment next Saturday, a fundamental duel for the objectives of this season: «We are working every day, preparing things. We know that there is a long way to go, we are in a good moment. We know we have a lot at stake and we want to stay alive in both competitions.