Zidane: It was important for Cristiano to Score his First Goal

Zidane: It was important for Cristiano to Score his First Goal


Zinedine Zidane spoke at press conference after the victory Los Blancos achieved at the Coliseum Alfonso Pérez against Getafe. The French manager highlighted the importance of this triumph, Isco and Cristiano Ronaldo’s performance and other key topics.

Zidane started the press conference talking about yesterday’s game: ” We started the game very well because we had several chances to score more goals, but in the second half we relaxed a bit, but it was important for us to get our three points before the Atletico-Barcelona match”, Zidane said about the game against Getafe.

Cristiano Ronaldo scored for first time in La Liga this season and it was the goal gave the victory to Los Blancos in the last minutes: “It was important for Cristiano to score his first goal. He is our reference in the attack, but I’m also happy with the performance of other player such as Isco and Marcelo”, the French manager said about Cristiano Ronaldo.

The French manager did many changes in the line up after the international break and the unusual players did once again a great match:”After the international break, there a lot of players who have played key games for Russia World Cup. I’m going to need all my players  because we are going to play a lot of games in a short period of time and we must take advantage of our complete squad”, Zidane affirmed.

Isco entered the pitch in the second half and in only 20 minutes he gave the assist to Cristiano, proving that he is living his best moment as a player since his arrival to Madrid:”We need Isco and all the player but it’s true that he played very good and provided the decisive pass for Cristiano in our second goal”, the French manager said.

In yesterday’s line-up we can highlight the presence of Achraf in the right back and Marcos Llorente playing as a stopper replacing Casemiro:” Achraf is a ver offensive player and he is physically working a lot, while Marcos Llorente give us balance in the midfield and the possibility to give rest to Casemiro”, the French manager said about the two young players who included in yesterday’s game.