Worst Madrid appearance in the Era Ancelotti
Madrid – Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti accept responsibility after his side’s 0-4 thrashing at home to Atletico Madrid. According to Ancelotti, it was the worst performance of Madrid since trained him.
At the Vicente Calderon on Saturday (02/07/2015), Los Blancos become the playthings of Atletico although more dominant in possession.
Statistics Whoscored noted that Madrid could only attempt to create four (one on target). While Atletico freely rummaging through the visitors’ defense by creating 17 attempt (8 on target).
Tiago Mendes started Atletico after a landslide victory to open the scoring in the 14th minute. Four minutes later Saul Niguez enlarge scores once closed the first half with a 2-0 advantage.
After the break, turn Antonine Griezmann goalkeeper Iker Casillas. Mario Mandzukic header tight at the end of the game round victory in the Derby Atletico Madrid.
“I must have a head cold to analyze what has happened. I accept full responsibility,” said Ancelotti, as reported by Reuters. “That was the worst game we’ve played since I joined here.”
“It’s simple. Atletico deserved to win because they were better than us in all areas. They fight better, more intensity, and they play better … everything,” continued the coach’s famous Italian nationality.
“I’m sorry. We will change our attitude and make sure it will not happen in other games. We’ve made a lot of mistakes and we are always losing their grip on the ball,” Ancelotti tentacle.
If Madrid win, they will be 10 points ahead of rivals it. But now, Cristiano Ronaldo et al. just a four-point lead of Atletico who inhabit third.
“We played badly but we are still at the top and I do not want to make too much talk about this game. It was the result is very bad but my confidence to the players,” said Ancelotti.