“We both played very little in Madrid” - Theo Hernandez

Sun 21 February 2021 | 3:39

It remains one of the greatest matches in European football and this weekend it will just be like Milan facing their derby opponent, Inter.

Both teams are struggling hard to get this year’s Serie A title, but surprisingly, they both have an ex-Real Madrid full-back player who is shining since moving to Italy.

The departure of both Achraf Hakimi and

Theo Hernandez

from Real Madrid has analyzed in Real Madrid news because each has advanced so much at the top-level since leaving the Spanish capital.



has talked about the future Milanese derby match and pointed at the successes of himself and Achraf, who joined Inter last summer.

Left-back Theo thinks that the best thing for both of them was leaving Madrid and joining teams who would hand them first-team playing chances at a high level.

Theo announced to DAZN, in quotes carried by



“We both played very little in Madrid and he best thing for Achraf Hakimi and me was leaving Real Madrid. If you are there and you do not play, you’re not happy and you don’t have the opportunities you want. We did the best we could and now we’re here in Milan.

“Achraf is an incredible player, he has a lot of talent, speed, quality, we more or less resemble each other. I know him personally and we have spent a lot of time together, he is a good guy and a great friend.

“What will I say to him in the derby? I will say nothing, in the field we are enemies, but outside of it we are good friends.”



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