Zidane: Karim Benzema is doing a great season

Zidane: Karim Benzema is doing a great season


Zinedine Zidane spoke before the regular season match against Real Sociedad after the Copa del Rey knock out at Vigo. The French manager highlighted different topics as Benzema’s and Danilo’s performance, Real Madrid supporters, tomorrow’s rival,  and other players who will miss the game.

Zidane started the press conference talking about the team performance this season:”We are doing a great season. We are happy with what we have done so far. We are still in the top of the table and we are also in Champions League”, Zidane said about the performance of the team in the current season.

The journalists didn’t doubt in asking the French manager about Danilo’s and Benzema’s performance in the last games:”The most important thing is that Danilo is here to play. He has a lot of confidence in what he is doing and we need everyone’s help to recover him. We are not worry with Benzema. He is doing a great season and we know his high level and quality. I will always support him”, Zidane affirmed.

The French manager also talked about Real Madrid supporters, who whistled at the team in the last match against Málaga:” We need the help off our supporters. We are with them and they are with us. If they help us we will win more games. It’s good that our fans are demanding, but we need their support to win the maximum possible matches. I’m not worried about our supporters reactions”, the coach talked about Real Madrid supporters.

Marcelo will miss the next matches and the journalist asked him about his evolution:” I don’t know if he is going to be injured one month. He trained yesterday and today and I’m happy to see him on the field after seven days but we are not going to risk with him”, Zidane said

Real Sociedad were also knock out from Copa del Rey against Barcelona and now they will travel to Madrid to try to achieve a good result:” Real Sociedad is a very difficult team and they are playing g really good this season. It will be a tough game”, Zidane affirmed about Real Sociedad.