One other poor outcome, one other spherical of jeers for Actual Madrid.
Madrid’s struggles within the Spanish league continued when it misplaced to Villarreal 1-zero on Saturday, infuriating followers at Santiago Bernabeu Stadium and growing strain on coach Zinedine Zidane.
Pablo Fornals netted Villarreal’s winner within the 87th minute, prompting loud boos by the house crowd which three days in the past noticed their group draw with second-division membership Numancia 2-2 within the Copa del Rey.
“There isn’t a rationalization for this,” Zidane stated. “We did every part we might, we had loads of possibilities, however the ball simply did not go in. It is a troublesome second for us. It is robust for the gamers, they gave their greatest. We did not deserve this outcome.”
Madrid additionally drew at Celta Vigo 2-2 every week in the past, and misplaced to Barcelona three-zero on the Bernabeu in its final match final yr. It has gone 4 matches and not using a win.
“We’ve endured unfavourable outcomes just lately, however we all know that we will change this example by profitable once more,” Zidane stated. “We’ve to start out profitable, and profitable convincingly, then issues will change.”
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