Lima, January 11, 2022Updated on 01/11/2022 11:47 am
The steering wheel of the Real Madrid, Toni Kroos, considered that although the merengue team is “a little better in League“That the azulgrana” there is no favorite “for this Wednesday’s classic belonging to the semifinals of the Spanish Super Cup to be played in Riyadh (Saudi Arabia).
“My experience of eight years here tells me that there are no favorites in a classic, especially in a match like tomorrow’s, which is like a final. At Barça there is a lot of quality“Added the German in this regard at the press conference prior to the meeting.
Although asked about the qualities he has been able to see in Xavi’s Barcelona, he said that “lately” he has not seen “many Barça games.”
“We have games ourselves, and then I also have other things to do than watch football all day; although in general I know the Barcelona players. It is a bit difficult to know how they are going to play because they have many players who are doubtful, but they have high quality players”, He pointed.
Asked if he prefers his team to have possession of the ball in matches like tomorrow’s, Kroos admitted that if it were up to him he would like to “always win with 90% of possession of the ball “. But he specified that a “a good team, the important thing is that they know how to adapt to matches, and sometimes you can control them by having less possession to take advantage of the speed of your forwards”.
Without a doubt, the Real Madrid midfielder is in a great moment on an individual level, something he acknowledged to the media. “The start of the season has been a bit difficult for me, never in my professional career have I started the season with an injury. I missed a few games, but I was able to prepare to be perfect when I returned. It’s a good moment”, He explained.