Zinedine Zidane knows that Real Madrid can win a tie against Liverpool. During the interview, he praised the performance of the players in the last few weeks.
The tie against Liverpool
Real Madrid played against Atalanta in ⅛ finals of the Champions League. Ferland Mendy’s goal gave a big boost of the confidence to Real Madrid players. It was enough for Real Madrid to be confident before the second-leg. In the second-leg game, Karim Benzema returned from the injury and scored two goals. It was a magical night for Karim Benzema. After a return from the injury, Karim Benzema can’t stop scoring goals. He scored against Atletico Madrid. Benzema also scored two goals against Elche on Saturday night, then he played well against Atalanta and scored two goals there too. On Saturday evening against Celta, Karim scored two goals again and gave a very beautiful assist. Asensio had to just tap the ball and it was an easy goal. Karim Benzema is in perfect form and Real Madrid coach knows that he will rely on French striker. The only problem is the absence of Eden Hazard. Belgian player is injured again.
Zidane knows that his players
Zinedine Zidane said that the March-April period is a very big stretch every year. Real Madrid successfully finished March according to Zinedine Zidane. At the same time, Real Madrid has to get another serious ‘exams’ in April by playing against Liverpool twice and in-between they will host Barcelona for the La liga title. Keep in mind that Barcelona has two more points than Real Madrid. Atletico Madrid is a current leader of the table and has five more points than Los Blancos. Zidane knows that he knows players and what they can do in big matches. At the same time, Zidane admitted that Liverpool can be a serious opponent and they may find it hard to win games against Klopp’s squad.