Mariano played his first match with Real Madrid in the league. He started from the bench and he was introduced in the pitch instead of Morata in the minute 77. He played almost 15 minutes and explained us what were his feelings in his debut.
The youngster player born in Barcelona was almost goven on loan to Leganes but finally Zidane wanted him to stay in Real Madrid. The French manager believes in him and thinks that he can help them to face the season.
Mariano told us what Zidane said to him when the game finished: ”He has congratulated me because of the match I played. I´m happy with my debut in league in Santiago Bernabéu. It´s a dream come true since I was a child”
He also talked about his future in Real Madrid: “I stay here to work and give everything I can. Staying here is a dream and I have until December to work hard and give everything I can. I have spoken with Zidane and decided to stay. I want to fight to play in this Madrid. I am here to provide what the coach wants”, Mariano explained.
Mariano talked about the difficult match they had: “We played a match that has not been easy, they tied us but we scored the winning goal. The best of the match was the victory and personally my debut with Real Madrid in league.”
He also explained the first feelings he is having in a huge team like Real Madrid. ”All my partners have welcomed me very well and I´m very happy. The dream I had since I was a child has come true today. Everybody´s dream is to play for Real Madrid. I´m still working every day and the coach is the one who will decide. Zidane gave me the congratulations on the debut and told me to stay this way. It wasn’t easy to win and we are very happy.”