Zinedine Zidane during the Madrid-Shakhtar


Zidane: "I am responsible, the players are champions and they deserve solutions"

Published:22/10/2020 - 00:02h

Updated:23/10/2020 - 00:46h

Zinedine Zidane spoke at a press conference after Real Madrid's painful defeat against Shakhtar Dontesk in the Whites' Champions League debut. The Frenchman was very self-critical of himself and defended his players

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Zinedine Zidane spoke in press conference after the defeat of the Real Madrid against the Shakhtar Donetsk, the second of the season for the merengues. The technician threw of self-criticism and tried to explain the reason of the ridiculous first-half of his, in which they fell by 0-3. "It is clear that I am the manager. Like the first part has been negative for my team, clear, something have not done well. Because the players what try do is presionar up, but put us the first goal and has cost us", affirmed.

The French insisted in holding responsible of the ridiculous of his and defended to his footballers above all else. "They are in the field and run. But I did not see the team as it wanted to and when you do not see to the team as you wanted the fault have it you. I am the manager and have to look for the solutions because it can not happen this. And this what go to try do. They are in the field and do not deserve this, are champions and need solutions", explained.

But the self-criticism was not all the deep that requires a situation so limit, since 'Zizou' went back to leave out of his explanation the game of his. The one of The Castellane spoke of fault of confidence for resumir what was missing him to his. "It was lacking of everything, when they put you three goals in the first part, surely is this. But after the failure in the first goal has been a party complicated. It was missing us a bit of everything, but especially our confidence, that is the most important", admitted.

The marsellés did several changes in the eleven that did not go out him well and left clear that they were rotations to give rest to his headlines in front of the carousel of parties. "It is by the accumulation of parties because they are players that do not rest never. Have each three days a party. But well, there is not excuse. They are decisions that have taken and have to find what goes us to carry to go back to be strong and win", commented.

Zidane, optimistic in spite of the defeat

In spite of the defeat, the technician also cleared that it trusts to carry out this so complicated situation. "It is necessary to think that today it is grey and tomorrow goes to go out the sun. It treats of this at the end. The football sometimes is very complicated. I am very positive and create in this staff and go to try take out this forward", said. Besides, it recognised that it is not more concerned of the normal of face to the Classical against the FC Barcelona.

"We go to present us the Saturday to the four and go to prepare the party. What go you to comment of what say, at all. The important now is tranquility and what go you to answer is not positive. It is a negative night and go it to have to change", stood out. It will be necessary to see if the words of the míster achieve to have the necessary effect so that the Madrid attain to take out a good result of the Camp Nou.

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