Julen Lopetegui ” Atletico Kills Any Concession”
Julen Lopetegui, coach of Real Madrid, lamented the mistakes made in defense that resurrected Atletico Madrid in the final of the European Super Cup, which has ensured “you kill any concession.”
“They have managed to get ahead as soon as they start and the team has had to turn around the scoreboard, we have done it with good play phases and we have been over many times, we were able to kill the match with 2-1 but we have not done it. done and Atlético kills you in any concession you have “, he has analyzed at a press conference.
“In the extra time we started very well, we had control, we reached more and they did not leave their field, but this is won by those who score the most goals, they have won deservedly because we have not finished them, we have taken risks in the end that have caused us to lose naturalness in the game, “he added.
The Madrid coach has defended the physical state of his team. “Football are correct and errors that increase or punish you In the extra time we were physically very well but the third goal has done us a lot of damage and it was an emotional issue, we have lost the order and we have looked for the draw desperately and not we got it, the fourth so much killed the game. ”
Asked by the Welshman Gareth Bale, Lopetegui has said that he played “very well” and that he went from more to less because of the heights of the season. “It is normal that at this time of the season the players are physically not in the best moment, Bale has left a good performance and we hope he will improve in the next matches”.
And it has defended the hunger of titles of its players. “It is normal for people to think they are tired of winning but we do not see it that way, they are boys who have won a lot but in the league last year they did not stay where they wanted and we have to focus on the season without thinking about what has happened in recent years. and doing it thinking of improving. ”
“We were excited about this title but we got up and we thought about a League that resists, few have been won in recent seasons and we want to strengthen ourselves, I do not think they are less hungry but there are details that we have to improve because in a final they punish “, has added.
Finally, he has shown his feelings after being defeated in his first official match. “Feeling of frustration and sadness to lose a final, like the players, but we know that tomorrow the responsibility forces us to get up and prepare for the League improving what we have to improve.”