They took the victory and the classification to the final of the Spanish Super Cup. Real Madrid defeated FC Barcelona 3-2 in extra time with a great performance from some footballers, such as Vinícius Júnior or Karim Benzema. Although the meringues were always up on the scoreboard, the coach Carlo Ancelotti He stressed that the meeting was very even.
“The match was suffered, it was equaled; with good plays and two good teams. It has been very entertaining and on the bench you always suffer ”, stated at a press conference.
According to the Italian coach, the first half was more favorable for his team, while the last 45 minutes were played a little longer. Proof of this is that the match ended in a 2-2 draw in 90 minutes.
“We have started very well with the start from behind, using the counter. When we go ahead, the efficiency lowered. We deserved to win the first half and unfortunately they conceded a goal for us. The second has been more disputed “, Held.
In addition, Carlo Ancelotti He highlighted the game of his rival, who managed to equalize the game up to two opportunities.
“We have attacked very well. You could defend yourself better, but Barcelona played a great game. It was a very important game for everyone. It is not the most important in the world, but it is important ”, he concluded.
Let us remember that with this triumph, Real Madrid will play the final of the Spanish Super Cup and await its rival, who will come out of the match between Atlético Madrid and Athletic de Bilbao, who will play this Thursday, January 13.