Ancelotti Injury Levels Could Not sure Bale and Modric
Madrid – Real Madrid tactician Carlo Ancelotti confirmed that Luka Modric and Gareth Bale suffered an injury against Malaga. But he’s not sure how long the two will be absent.
In the match against Malaga at the Santiago Bernabeu on Sunday (04/19/2015) pm dawn, Madrid has lost Bale after just four minutes. Players from Wales was then immediately replaced by Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez.
In the second half, turn Modric fallen. The Croatian international midfielder appeared to have pain in his right knee after a clash with RECIO. Modric finally pulled out in the 76th minute.
Both conditions clearly make Ancelotti wary. Moreover, they had awaited match of the Champions League quarter-final second leg against Atletico Madrid on Wednesday (04/22/2015).
After the match against Malaga, Ancelotti ensure that Bale and Modric injury. But they still need further tests to determine the severity of the injury.
“Modric problems with his knee, and Bale with his calf muscle. We will evaluate both players in the next few days,” Ancelotti said as quoted by the official club website.
“They are not entirely absent for Wednesday. We have to do a test and then we will make a decision,” he added.
If Bale and Modric to be absent in the match against Atletico, then it would be a detriment to Madrid. Los Blancos need full power to seize semi-final ticket after only 0-0 draw in the first leg.
“My optimism does not end even if they are playing or not, is a matter of fact that we have a great opportunity to play at home and we will give our best with or without Bale. We will do everything we can to reach the semi-finals,” he said.
Madrid eventually win 3-1 over Malaga. Madrid goals scored by Sergio Ramos, James Rodriguez, and Cristiano Ronaldo.