Zidane: James Will Stay Here with Us

Zidane: James Will Stay Here with Us


Zinedine Zidane spoke after the match against Celta de Vigo, how he saw his players and the rival. Real Madrid played a difficult game in the debut of Los Blancos in Santiago Bernabéu and finally they won the game and they achieved the first three points at home.

The French manager recalled that there´s no easy match in this league. “Celta has been a very good team, you can´t win always in an easy way. I like how the players fought until the end”. That´s how Zidane summarized the victory against Celta.

He also recalled that the players on the bench are very good and can help the team when the match gets dangerous. “We believed until the end and finally we achieved it. The changes serve us to give solutions and they did it”, Zidane explained about the three changes that changed the match.

Morata played a very good match yesterday, he is being the striker Real Madrid need when Karim Benzema is not available. “Morata did a very complete match. I liked it a lot. He scored the first goal and he could scored the second and the third goal”, Zidane explained how he saw Morata.

Modric returned yesterday from the European match. He was one of the best players in the field and play aproximadetly 70 minutes because he is not in his best physical state: “Luka gave us a lot today. I saw him very good. He is a little behind the others talking about the physical level”, Zidane explained.

The journalists asked Zidane about how he saw James and if he will stay or leave the 31 of August: “I think James did a great match, he was involved in the game and he will stay with us this year.” Zidane finished with the all the rumours of the Colombian midfielder.