Vinicius sent off again at Real Madrid after racist insults / AFP
Carlo Ancelotti announced on Friday that Brazilian striker Vinicius will be out of Saturday’s penultimate league match day 37 against Sevilla due to discomfort in one of his knees.
The Real Madrid coach said in his pre-match press conference: “We are facing a tough rival. Karim (Benzema), Vinicius and (Marco) Asensio are injured but the rest of the team is fine.” It is,” he said.
Ancelotti says Vinicius’ loss was due to a knee problem and he wants to protect Vinicius in the final two games of the season after the insult he received against Valencia last Sunday and the ensuing controversy. He argued that it was not due to a final wish. this week.
“He doesn’t travel because he can’t play,” Ancelotti said before the game in the Andalusian capital.
“The knee continues to haunt him. It doesn’t matter if the game is away or at home, he can’t play,” Merengue insisted. Rayo Vallecano.
“I hope I can play in the last game,” Ancelotti said on the final day of the Spanish Championship on June 4 against Athletic Bilbao at the Santiago Bernabéu.
Without Vinicius, Benzema recovering from a leg injury or Asensio, Real Madrid go into the match against Sevilla virtually without a forward.
Ancelotti said: “We are going to beat the team to win. Even if we don’t have the most regular forwards in front of us, we have very good players and are very competitive. It will be the lineup,” he said.
Merengue, on the other hand, did not want promotion if it was an opportunity to give the Belgian side Eden Hazard, who has played little this season, playing time.