The The real Madrid He was able to win his Champions League 14 after a minimal defeat Liverpool In Paris. Much of that achievement is due to savings CordoisGoals Benzyma And for wonderful performances Rodrigo.
The Brazilian striker was the protagonist to give life to the Madrid team against Chelsea Y City of Manchester In the second leg of the quarterfinals and semifinals. Against the ‘Blues’ he jumped on the field and scored a goal that helped him advance to the next game. Before the team CardiolaHe banged back as a substitute and hit a brace to take them to the final.
Due to its excellent performance, Rodrigo He was excited about becoming a starter against Liverpool, But saw the action in just three minutes. This made him angry Carlo Ancelotti.
In such a lively game, the Italian coach, who was well acquainted with the match, moved the pieces slowly, annoying the attacker, as the title would be snatched away by a minimal mistake.
” It was a tough match for me because of everything I did in the semifinals and I could not get in. I firmly believe that I will score if I play more time. I had this feeling, ” he said. Rodrigo In conversation with Bola de Ves about what he felt in Paris.
” I was ready to go inside until I started fighting Ancelotti at the end of the game. I told him: I have to play, I have to play. He replied: Don’t worry, I’m going to put you inside, ” the young player said.
Rodrigo He continued his story, promising that the conversation with the coach was becoming more and more tense: ” Mr, am I not going to play? To which Ancelotti replied: Be quiet, we must close. The match was 1-0 and sometimes I just wanted to close the team a little bit ”.