Raphael Varane took the blame and apologized to his teammates during his post-match interview after he made a costly mistake that made real Madrid lose a place in the champions league quarter-final. Real Madrid was eliminated from the champions league following a defeat against Man City. The game ended in a 2-1 man city win and ended in 4-2 aggregate after man city triumph against Los Blancos in the first leg.
The French defender has agreed that his mistake took his team away from the champions league after making two consecutive errors. Zidane has found himself on the wrong part of the champions league after winning the title on each of his first three attempts. Karim Benzema canceled sterling the first goal to equal the scoreline. However, it didn’t end the way it was expected after Gabriel Jesus struck in the second half to get over the tie.
Both goals came from the french international who exposed the back in the absence of fellow center back Sergio Ramos. And he made no attempt to deny the blame as he looked back on the disastrous 90 minutes at Mancity home ground.
Varane Made Apology Comment
Varane told reporters, The defeat belongs to me, I have to admit it. I am responsible for the loss. We made a good preparation but you have to pay for your mistake. I am not happy with my teammates. When the game was on 1-1 we had a chance to win, but plans didn’t go as it was expected.
Zidane Happy After City defeat
Zinedine Zidane decided to judge by the positive sides from the winning of the season. Following the La Liga title that was retrieved from Barca. And also encouraged the defender to recover from his blunders.
Zidane told reporters that they will tell average to focus. After the end of the match at Etihad stadium. I prefer to live on what most of my players achieved during the season, which was wonderful.
Our season has been a splendid one. Though we didn’t end with a good result it has been great, despite everything. We should be happy for everything we have done.