Sevilla needs a reaction, says Rakitic

Sat 05 December 2020 | 12:45

After a humiliating defeat against Chelsea in the Champions League, Sevilla will face Real Madrid.

Former Barcelona player will face

Real Madrid

this week but not in El Clasico this time.


suffered a humiliating defeat against Chelsea while Real Madrid are not in a great form at the moment as they were beaten by Shakhtar Donetsk.

Sevilla is one point behind Los Blancos but they have one game in hand.


says that they should forget the Chelsea match quickly and also denies suggestions that it is the best time to face the latest Champions of Spain.

“Needless to say, we need a reaction,”

Sevilla’s Ivan Rakitic told Marca.

“We have to forget the Chelsea game and prepare for a good game ahead.

“We have a really positive dynamic in La Liga and we need to continue to face it with great joy and confidence, because we’re a team that does many things well.”

“I think what we should be thinking about is ourselves,”

Rakitic said.

“We know who Madrid are, how they play and what they’re capable of. It’s a long season and we all know that everyone goes through good and bad moments.

“We don’t pay attention to our rivals, we only focus on our own thing. To beat Madrid you have to play a complete game. We have to go for them.”



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