Zidane tells why he substituted Ronaldo


Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zindne , insisted that he needed to substitute Cristiano Ronaldo to keep him fresh for the upcoming match in Champions League.

Real Madrid will face Dortmund this week in Champions League, and while Real Madrid was leading versus Las Palmas Zidane choose to sub his best player Cristiano Ronaldo.

“What I did not like?, the goals we conceded” .

“The performance of the team was grate from the first minute, we played well against Las Palmas and we created lot of chances to score”.


“We should have had more concentration on the game, even though we were leading, I don’t like those two goals that Las Palmas scored, but we don’t give up, we have important game on Tuesday and i thought it was time to take off Cristiano Ronaldo”.

“Ronaldo want’s to play all the time, but I think for the player. I must rest him for Tuesday and keep him on good shape”. Zidane said to the press.



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