26 Apr Real Madrid news: Zinedine Zidane awakens’fearless’ Diaz
While the head coach has been disappointed with his side’s performance, the adolescent was just one worthy of compliments from your Frenchman
Real Madrid head trainer Zinedine Zidane lauded Brahim Diaz’s performance against Getafe, highlighting his”fearless” strategy.
Zidane’s Madrid were held to a goalless La Liga draw by Champions League-chasing Getafe on Thursday, which left Madrid with no win in three away games in the league.
This was a performance and effect which left Zidane publicly upset, but Diaz was among the very few bright areas at Coliseum Alfonso Perez prior to being pushed away with a cramp.
And Zidane commended the 19-year old offender — who abandoned Manchester City in January, citing his mindset as well as his specialized abilities.
“I’m delighted with his progress, he had a fantastic match,” Zidane said. “He likes to play and that I adore fearless players. He’s two-footed and fast.”
Madrid’s conclusion of year masterpiece has mostly been regarded as a pastime for Zidane’s future programs as the club doesn’t have any chance at additional silverware.
Diaz created a great impression on Zidane together with his performance, but the trainer was reluctant to commit to anything outside compliments for the operation against Getafe.
“He had a fantastic match but needed to come off because of cramp,” Zidane said. “He played well and I’m very happy, I love the way he performs.
“Let us see what happens next year. The vital issue is what happened now.”
Diaz — that signed a six-and-a-half-year contract at a movement reportedly worth an initial $17million — was restricted to two Liga begins since departing the Premier League winners.
In total, the Spaniard has made seven appearances in all competitions for Madrid and has yet to open his accounts with the capital team.
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He’ll be hoping for a few more chances down the stretch to get Madrid, since the team have four matches remaining in their unsatisfactory effort.
Madrid traveling to confront Rayo Vallecano on Sunday prior to hosting Villarreal per week after. Then they have a visit to Real Sociedad and shut out the hosting Real Betis at the Bernabeu.
Third position is but assurred for Madrid, since they’re just six points behind local rivals Atletico, also 10 points over Getafe and Sevilla in fifth and fourth respectively.