Real Madrid will face another two big teams of Spain in four days span. Real Madrid will face Valencia at Mestalla, and then El Clasico will be hosted in Barcelona. Zinedine Zidane met with journalists and talked about the future. French coach covered everything about Valencia and Barcelona.
Concentration on Valencia
French coach mentioned the focus and concentration. Real Madrid’s coach is only focused on Valencia’s clash. Zizou said that El Clasico is not an important match for the weekend. Frenchman noted that players only think about Sunday’s game in Valencia.
Security problems in Catalonia
Journalists asked Zinedine about the political protests in Barcelona. French coach said that the team’s only focus in Valencia’s clash. Zinedine Zidane said that journalists could ask him about Barcelona on Monday. It will be a tough match in Valencia, so Los Blancos have to focus on that game.
Zidane also noted that Real Madrid has no fear of security problems. According to Frenchman, Los Blancos will arrive at any stadium and win against any team.
We should talk about Casemiro
Everyone believes that the Brazilian midfielder will sit on the bench during the match against Valencia. As you may know, Casemiro has four yellow cards. If the Brazilian player gets a yellow card against Valencia, he won’t be able to play against Barcelona.
Spanish experts believe that Casemiro will be on the bench for the whole match against Valencia. Zinedine Zidane said that it’s up to the coaching staff. Frenchman noted that Casemiro wants to play, and they will make a co-operated decision before the match.
At the same time, Zinedine Zidane said that the match against Valencia is enormous. Zidane noted that El Clasico couldn’t be more significant than a game at Mestalla. French coach believes that every La Liga match is as crucial as a match against Barcelona.
Zizou mentioned that Casemiro might play against Valencia because it’s a crucial league game. It will be up to the players and coaching staff, and we will understand Zidane’s decision one hour before the game.