15 GOALS IN THE COLISEO WHITE
Messi returns to his 'garden': The reasons why the '10' is lethal in the Bernabéu
Published:28/02/2020 - 23:36h
Updated:29/02/2020 - 09:48h
During the last decade, Leo Messi has become the great nightmare of Real Madrid in the Classics. Especially, when these are disputed in the Santiago Bernabeu
This Sunday, the Real Madrid and the FC Barcelona will go back to find for the dispute of the big Classical of LaLiga Santander. The duel, that will put the leadership of the domestic championship at stake, will contest in Santiago Bernabéu, a stage imponente in which Leo Messi manages especially well. In fact, 15 of the 26 so many that the Argentinian star has lumbered with him to the eternal rival have been in the white sanctuary.
The figure calls especially the attention if we compare it with the one of the number of goals that Messi has achieved against the Real Madrid in the Camp Nou: 11. The enclosure of Chamartín has converted , therefore, in the big 'garden' of the Barcelona captain, that is accustomed to seed the panic in hostile earth. Something that has an explanation that gave he same in an interview that conceded to Mark.
Messi explained of clear and simple form why has more ease to see goal in the Classical contested in Santiago Bernabéu that in the ones of the Camp Nou. "When we play in the Bernabéu generate a lot of more spaces. They come us to look for more because have the obligation when being the local team and the people pushes them for this", said, doing allusion to some circumstances that could repeat this Sunday.
The Argentinian, besides, explained that the Real Madrid is used to to be more defensive in the coliseo Barcelona, something that hampers him mark. "In the Camp Nou pose another type of party, holding a bit further back, being more together and going out to the against because have players very fast up. In the Bernabéu play of the same to the same the 90 minutes. Here the party does more trabado and is more complicated", sentenced.
Leo Messi will arrive this Sunday to the Classical having consolidated like Pichichi in solitary with 18 goals, after having annotated four in front of the Eibar. The Argentinian star want to, besides, break the series of two visits to the Bernabéu without seeing goal, although it knows perfectly that his work in the last weeks is the one to play in positions less advanced to help in the construction. Nevertheless, the barcelonismo has all his faith put in the '10', that will treat of deleitar with more magic moments in a stadium that gives him especially well.
The day that Messi taught his T-shirt to the Bernabéu
Recently less than three years, on 23 April 2017, remained for the posterity the image -showed in the top of the news- of Leo Messi showing his T-shirt to the public of Santiago Bernabéu just after transforming, in the last sigh, the goal of the victory of the Barça in the Classical in front of the Real Madrid (2-3), that allowed to the culés win the party and continue having the illusion to win a League that at the end lost in the last day. Something very remembered pro the barcelonismo and that resume the command of the '10' on the white sanctuary.