Italian Carlo Ancelotti, Real Madrid’s coach, praised French Karim Benzema, who scored the second goal in their 2-0 win over Eintracht Frankfurt in the European Super Cup, saying “there is no doubt” they will give him. Ballon d’Or.
“He’s a very important player. He is a team leader. If we’re here, it’s largely because of you. Finished the season well and now for the Ballon d’Or; is there any doubt about it? I think no one doubts that, but anything can happen in football,” he said on Movistar+ after the match.
Also, the Italian coach analyzed the match: “It tastes good. It was not an easy match We had a hard time increasing the tempo of the match, especially since they were so close at the beginning. “You can’t always look your best at the start of the season, but we handled it well and I’m happy to have started the season well.”
“We started well. to have good atmosphere it can help you have better results and better game play. The atmosphere is good; “Winning helps to stay motivated and enthusiastic,” he said.
Ancelotti closed the interview by announcing that he will rotate for the first LaLiga Santander game next Sunday. Almeria (22:00 CEST, M-2 GMT): “The changes were to finish the game. Today we will have a game for non-players to play; I’ll refresh the team a bit on Sunday,” he said.