Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane lit Sunday night again the loftrompet about Cristiano Ronaldo. The star was with four hits and one assist not to stop for Girona (6-3).
“Cristiano is very important for us. He delivers the rest of the team a lot of energy,” said the French coach at the press conference after the match n Estadio Santiago Bernabeu. “If Cristiano plays well, then plays the whole team is good.”
The 33-year-old Portuguese had a rough start of the season. Before the winter break, he was only a four spot in the Primera Division.
But since the turn of the year is the scoringsdrift of Ronaldo all the way back again. He scored against Girona for the eighth match in a row and made that duels less than seventeen hits.
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Thanks to his four goals against Girona is Ronaldo on 22 hits in the Spanish league. Thus he walked by FC Barcelona striker Luis Suarez (21 goals) on the topscorersranglijst. Only eternal rival Lionel Messi with 25 goals over Ronaldo.
“The difference is now only three goals, and I hope that Ronaldo, top scorer,” said Zidane. “Because that is very important for him.”
“His ambition is unprecedented. But I would also like the work of his teammates to emphasize,” said the trainer. “They help him a lot. We made a few spectacular goals against Girona, and that is to the entire team to thank.”
With a gap of fifteen points to the leader Barcelona is Real on the third place all won’t stand a chance in the Spanish title. ‘The Royal’ focuses on the Champions League, which for the third season in a row to be won.
In the miljoenenbal is Ronaldo this season top scorer with twelve hits. In the quarter-finals on 3 and 11 april) takes Real against Juventus last year in the finals was defeated.