Concerns Ancelotti ahead of El Clasico
Madrid – Levante 2-0 victory over Real Madrid to lift morale before challenge Barcelona in El Clasico at the weekend. But the performance of Madrid in the second half to make Carlo Ancelotti quite anxious.
At the Santiago Bernabeu this morning, Gareth Bale inspired Real Madrid victory over his goals were created in the first half. Real Madrid could have scored more goals for creating 22 chances throughout the match.
Including two attempts in each round that hit the crossbar. Even so, no doubt Madrid’s performance declined after the break.
Furthermore, Madrid will be waiting for Barca at Camp Nou on Sunday (03/22/2015). Given the thinness of the distance both teams, this fight will determine who believed in the end of the season champion.
Ancelotti ensure Madrid will play with confidence against Barcelona. However, the appearance of Madrid in the second half to beat Levante not so convincing coach.
“I think a good first half, we played well with intensity, good quality. We control the game,” Ancelotti said in As. “In the second half we were more relaxed, playing more flat. I consider the first round as a basis to continue to rise.”
“We will come to Camp Nou with confidence as big as possible,” said the coach who once worked with AC Milan, Juventus, Chelsea and Paris St. This Germain.
“I do not know what makes me anxious. Our games in the first round gives confidence. I was a bit worried with the second half but it later would be a different game. We have to give the best in the best performance we can to win,” said Ancelotti.