The French coach of Real Madrid, Zinedine Zidane, is convinced that to win the title of Spanish champion 2021, you will have to lose no more points. At a press conference on Thursday 11 March, he announced that his team would have to remain focused until the end as the competitors, namely the leader Atlético de Madrid (62 pts) and FC Barcelona (56 pts), would continue to win. The French technician took the opportunity to extend his arms to the Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo.
The race for the title of Spanish champion between Atlético de Madrid, FC Barcelona and Real Madrid, is launched twelve days before the end of the championship. Real Madrid will host Elche, 17th of the Liga, this Saturday, March 13 at 3:15 pm. Zinedine Zidane wants to be firm, it is imperative to win to preserve the chances of his club.” We know what we have to do. Our idea is always to win the game. From time to time, we don’t succeed. But we don’t have these things in mind. We don’t put ourselves in the head that this is a lower team and that we’re going to win easily. If we want to continue to fight for the championship, we can no longer lose points,” he told the Spanish press.
As for a possible return of the Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo to Real, Zidane does not dismiss the idea but for the moment, he knows that the Portuguese is under contract with Juventus. “You know who he is, what he has done and the love we all have for him. He made history here. Now he’s a Juve player and I can’t say anything about what’s being said. He’s a Juve player and I have to respect those things. ”