December 3, 2023

The Actual Madrid coach, Carlo Ancelotti, acknowledged this Tuesday that there was “little or no” that he didn’t like in regards to the new system that he’s attempting to implement this yr, with 4 midfielders and a diamond in midfield, and that he’ll proceed with it at all times and when his gamers are “snug”, guaranteeing that he enhances the standard of Jude Bellingham “as a midfielder” and that it may assist Vinicius Jr rating “extra targets” by enjoying extra inside.

“What I’ve not preferred (of the brand new system) may be very little. We’ve got had good offensive conditions and we have now been excellent at urgent after loss and urgent up entrance. It’s clear that we will need to have extra steadiness and vigilance as a result of this technique It forces you to assault lots with the wings, however it may be mounted. The thought of ​​altering the system is in case the gamers don’t really feel snug as a result of if they’re, we’re going to proceed with it,” Ancelotti mentioned at a press convention previous to this pleasant Wednesday in opposition to Juventus.

The Italian thinks “it’s good to not have a hard and fast system” and reiterated that “additionally on a person stage” the brand new system has helped him be taught “higher the qualities of Bellingham, who appears to be an entire midfielder and never an inside participant and might rating extra the distinction as a midfielder”.

Nevertheless, one of many victims positionally could also be Vinicius Jr, as he doesn’t stick a lot to the band. “He actually likes to play somewhat extra on the within as a result of it’s true that he makes a distinction on the skin and might rating targets on the within. ‘Vini’ has finished very nicely in opposition to Milan and in opposition to United and maybe he might have been extra profitable in opposition to him FC Barcelona”, he defined.

The Madrid coach believes that the Brazilian “continues to be one of the best enjoying on the skin”. “As I mentioned, it’s a pre-season and I believe if we don’t attempt to strive new issues on this interval, it’s troublesome to do it later,” he mentioned.

“I believe we have now to guage what we have now finished on this interval and I believe it has been an excellent second of the season. We’ve got tried some issues, which have gone fairly nicely and we have now an excellent feeling. Now we end this tour and we wish to do higher. We proceed on this line after which we’ll consider whether or not to proceed or take into consideration one thing else, however on a private stage I’m very happy. We’ve got to adapt some issues, however the gamers are happy. In opposition to Juventus it is a crucial check in opposition to a powerful opponent with expertise like us and I believe it’s going to be a pleasant recreation”, Ancelotti burdened.

Requested about Toni Kroos and Luka Modric, substitutes in opposition to Barca, the Reggiolo participant made it clear that “nothing adjustments” for them as a result of “they proceed to be gamers who’ve information and expertise that nobody else on this squad has.” “They’re an instance they usually at all times have been, they’ve contributed lots and they’ll additionally contribute this season,” he burdened.


“The query could also be what number of minutes they’re going to play and I don’t know that, however they are going to be protagonists as they’ve been in previous years, bearing in mind that there’s a lot of competitors, that the children are progressing very nicely and I believe that if the children are progressing it’s as a result of They’ve a terrific alternative to look at Kroos and Modric day-after-day”, added the Actual Madrid coach.

He argued that it’s “straightforward” to handle a locker room like his with promising kids and established veterans since he has “clever gamers”. “Essentially the most skilled should take into consideration that there are kids who’re urgent and the children have the required persistence and watch what the veterans do. This connection was excellent the yr we received the Champions League and it continues as a result of we have now veterans with out egos and kids sufferers,” he defined.

Ancelotti additionally praised Nico Paz, the one outfield participant from the subsidiary who’s on this tour and who has “plenty of expertise”. “He’s very younger, however he appears to belong to the primary crew. We don’t wish to put stress on him as a result of he has to progress and enhance, however he has all the standard to play for Actual Madrid sooner or later,” he mentioned.

However, he was requested in regards to the attainable grievance of PSG earlier than FIFA for his attainable curiosity in Kylian Mbappe. “Nothing surprises me, however I don’t learn about this matter. I believe it’s one thing political that I don’t get into, I’m targeted on the technical, tactical and bodily concern, the political, I’ll depart it,” he settled.

In any case, the Italian mentioned that in the case of selecting a crew, there are gamers who’ve “somewhat extra ego and like to win particular person titles” and those that “wish to put their high quality on the service of the crew.” “That’s what makes the distinction between a terrific participant and a champion,” he warned.

Lastly, he was requested in regards to the younger Colombian striker Linda Caicedo, who performs for Madrid’s first girls’s crew. “She’s doing very nicely. We’re near girls’s soccer and searching on the World Cup, which goes to be entertaining, though Spain’s final recreation didn’t go very nicely. We’ve got a continuing relationship with the coach of the ladies’s crew and I believe girls’s soccer is in enlargement, hopefully Actual Madrid Femenino can win the boys’s titles”, he thought-about.