Before the important match against Atletico Bilbao, Zidane talks about the team's situation and Tebas' words
The news aroundReal Madrid
these days has been more about the controversy surrounding the game against Osasuna. Recently, La Liga president Javier Tebes said in a controversial comment that Zidane's complaints are just an excuse. Real Madrid will face Atletico Bilbao tonight in the Supercopa de Espana semi-final; A match that will definitely be very important for Zinedine Zidane and his team. At the pre-match press conference, when asked about the comment by Tebas, the French coach refused to answer.
I'm not going to answer,"
Zidane said as carried by Marca.
"That's past. I'm already thinking about tomorrow's game, which is what interests me and my players. The other day I said what I said, but they weren't excuses. It was evidence."
Despite what happened, Zidane was satisfied with the process of preparing the team. Real Madrid flew directly from Pamplona to Malaga because it was not possible to fly to the capital due to bad weather in Madrid.
We're well-prepared for the game,
" Zidane said.
"We've been here for three days and we're going to try to produce a great performance against a great rival."
Real Sociedad will faceBarcelona
in the other semi-final, with the final due to be played on Sunday.