After the stunning defeat in the derby, Carlo Ancelotti He acknowledged in a press conference that his team was not good in many phases of the game. Above all, he had an impact on the team’s starting defense: “We are not good. We are not compact”
Change the system
“The pattern hasn’t changed. What happened was that we started the game poorly, we weren’t aggressive and then, when they took the lead, the Atlético He played his game. “They do it better than us.”
The loss of Joselu
“Joselu did not play because we wanted to have more presence in the midfield. Now we are weak in defense. It can be said that there is no problem even if I do not participate in individuals. The team is not compact, especially in the first half”.
Forbidden goal controversy
“I didn’t see him. He was far away”
Effective in place
“Atlético is very strong in duels. Also in defense and we have
Defend the three goals
“The three goals are a photocopy. A rupture between the centre-backs and we haven’t compacted any of them.”
Modric and Kroos
“I tried to get a little control of the ball in the middle, especially to give Tchouaméni a rest, who has played a lot of games.”
“We are not focusing on anyone and focusing on Modric seems too much to me.
“Maybe I can do better. It’s very clear if the team doesn’t do what you want to do and it’s my responsibility but I have very high shoulders, no problem. It’s the least I can do, take responsibility. This defeat becomes an opportunity.”