Thibaut Courtois will play the Champions League final for the second time tomorrow evening. Eight years ago, he was in the crosshairs of Atlético Madrid, who lost 4-1 to his current team, Real Madrid. Courtois believes he will win this time, but his statement that he is now on the right side of history will undoubtedly be sensitive to his former club, Atletico.
Real Madrid arrived, Thursday, in Paris, where the Champions League final will be held at the Stade de France. Tonight around 7 pm, Real Madrid held a press conference there with, in addition to coach Carlo Ancelotti, a memorial to the club Marcelo, who has already won four Champions League titles with Real Madrid, and the red devil Thibaut Courtois against whom he lost the Champions League final. Real in 2014. In the original time the score was 1-1, but Real scored three more times in extra time. Courtois at that time was in the goal of the opponent and his teammate Atlético.
Our compatriot was asked a question about this and he made a statement that would undoubtedly be sensitive to his former club, where he played for three years. “Eight years ago I played my first Champions League final, but now I hope to win for the first time. Everyone wants to win and contribute to the history of Real Madrid. When Real Madrid plays a final, you know they will win it. Now I am in,” said the Belgian goalkeeper. The right side of history.
“Liverpool has a lot of qualities and if we want to prevent them from scoring, we have to defend with the whole team. We have Karim Benzema, who is still improving, continues to score and pushes the team to victory. When we go through difficult moments, he increases the pressure, and he does not stop walking.”
Courtois also praised coach Carlo Ancelotti, who because of his good deeds people management He gets the best out of the team.
“The good dynamics in the team are up to the coaching staff. Decisions have to be made about who plays and who doesn’t, but the coach manages that well and that is why we are where we are now.”