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Ancelotti defends Madrid against Xavi and clarifies if there is a 'Hazard case'

Published:4/10/2022 - 16:44h

Updated:4/10/2022 - 16:44h

In his press conference prior to the match against Shakhtar, Carlo Ancelotti challenged Xavi's statements about the Champions League, indicating that fortune would be one of the determining factors

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The Real Madrid prepares for a new date of the Champions. This time will measure to the Shakhtar Donetsk in search of the three points that grasp him more to the leadership of the group F and that allanen the way to his classification to the eighth of final. In the accustomed press conference of the previous day, the trainer Carlo Ancelotti has puntualizado some details; one of them in reply to Xavi Hernández.

The Italian has pronounced in front of the comments of the trainer of the FC Barcelona on the League of Champions in which it signals that no always the champion is the best team For the míster white, that adds four in his personal list of winners, treats of the most prestigious tournament: "I would want to win always the Champions. LaLiga Is very important, but the Champions is the most important of the football and win it means a lot".

For Ancelotti, the luck does not have fit in the Champions

'Carletto' Has clear that both tournaments have his differences, mainly regarding the number of parties, but has denied that it was the luck the one who define to the champion: "they Are two distinct competitions, clear. Because one has 38 parties and another a lot of less. In the Champions influence the small details and this is not luck or bad luck. Speak of luck is to hide a lot of things".

For Ancelotti, this type of played punctual can decide the result of a party, but are not fruit of the chance but of the work: "it Is as if I say that in front of Osasuna had bad luck because we fail a penalti, would be to hide that we were badly in recovery or that Osasuna played very well. The small details are also a collective mentality. And I add that the Madrid is the one who more takes care these details in his history".

Even so, the míster sustains that so much in the case of his homologous in the bench of the Barça as Lionel Messi, the one who also has issued similar statements, are simply opinions: "I can not think of this. Each one has his opinion. For me play to the football is a lot of things, no only have a good time the ball. You do not succeed if only you do well a thing, especially in the Champions. It is easier to say that the Champions wins it the best".

Hazard, to the so much of his situation

Regarding the case of the Belgian forward, the one who has seen relegado to the bench, the white technician sustains that everything forms part of the competition: "it Is clear that each player knows his situation. If a player asks me explanations give it to him, but Eden has not spoken with me. He knows the situation, that the competition is very hard, as it happens him to other players".

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