Real Madrid has made a strong comeback in recent weeks with successive victories that ended doubts about the team’s future and Zinedine Zidane’s chances of continuing.
The royal club has achieved 6 consecutive victories since the beginning of December, compared to winning one match during 5 confrontations last November.
The Spanish newspaper MARCA stated that the turning point was at the beginning of this month, when Zidane met with a number of the team’s pillars.
The newspaper pointed out that the French coach had met Sergio Ramos, Karim Benzema, Toni Kroos, Luka Modric and Casemiro, and heard the players ’evaluation of the previous period.
She indicated that the players demanded Zidane to bet on one lineup and not make major adjustments in every match in order to achieve victories, which was achieved in the six matches in which he outperformed the Real, as Zidane relied on a limited number of players, and he did not make many substitutions in the matches although The current law allows him to substitute 5 players per match.
The newspaper confirmed that the players, despite their dissatisfaction with some of Zidane’s technical options at the beginning of the season, did not lose confidence in their coach, and confirmed their support for him during the difficult period that the team went through.
In a series of successive victories in the past six games in all competitions, Real Madrid scored 13 goals and conceded two goals, which allowed the team to rise to second place in the Spanish League standings, and qualify for the price of the Champions League final at the top of its group.