Real Madrid has not started the season in their best form but Belgian goalkeeper believes that his team has the quality to win this season’s Uefa Champions League.
’s chances for European glory seems uninspiring as they have shown a form in their first games of the new LaLiga season that is far from Champions league contenders. Los Blancos slumped to a 1-0 loss toCadiz
last week and are now in the third place of the table with one point behindReal Sociedad
. Zidane’s team was eliminated from last year’s Champions league in a two legged last-16 tie againstManchester City
. In the current season’s group stage they must compete againstInter
. Ahead of their Wednesday clash against ShakhtarThibaut Courtois
has spoken about his team’s situation and their chances to win this year’s Champions League.
"I'm sure we can win this Champions League,
"Real Madrid are always favourites in this competition. I'm pretty sure, I'm confident we have enough quality in the team to win this title.
"I mean we're not the number one favourites, there are many teams in the hat but we're definitely a candidate for the title.
"Juve, Bayern, Barca, there are a lot of good clubs, it's the most attractive competition in the world and we're going to do all we can to win the title."
Courtois has been in an incredible form for Real Madid since last season. The Belgian goalkeeper managed to save 38 out of 43 shots on target in the last season's LaLiga and has continued his impressing performances in the current season.