Real Madrid picked up three important Champions League points with a 2-0 victory against Inter Milan on Wednesday.
opener from the penalty spot in the first half and the second goal from the substitute
in the second half marked an important victory for
It was an important game, we prepared it well. We knew it would be tough, but we played with character and had the right approach,”
told Sky Sport Italia.
“I am happy for the players, because they are often criticized when our performances aren’t great. You cannot always win in football, the important thing is to give your all every time and that is what we did this evening.
“We want to always play beautiful football and get the victories, but it’s not always possible. We played very well last week for 75 minutes and then conceded a goal, people act like it’s a disaster. That’s not how football works.
Zidane also commented on the death of legend Diego Maradona.
“We are all sad for him and his family. It’s not just those in football, because everyone in the world adored Maradona. I always have him in my mind, as I was 14 years old in 1986, so what I saw him do on the field was unique.”