Crazybola.com – Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois is delighted his team won the three points against Celta Vigo. But, he was also not happy because El Real had to concede two goals first in the first half.
After the international break, the competition in Europe’s top five leagues has resumed since last Saturday night. Real Madrid also faced Celta Vigo in the fourth week of the Spanish League and won 5-2 at the Santiago Bernabeu, Monday (13/9) early morning WIB.
On paper Real Madrid is clearly the favorite to win against Celta Vigo. However, surprisingly, Thiaut Courtois’s goal was conceded when the game was only four minutes through Santi Mina. Although it was time to equalize through Karim Benzema’s goal, but in the 31st minute it shook again.
Meanwhile, in the second half of the match, the Spanish League giants managed to score four goals. Two additions of them through Karim Benzema. Then a goal each from Vinicius Junior and Eduardo Camavinga. While statistics record the match that took place at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu, the Whites excel in possession of the ball 60 to 40 percent. Then he fired more shots, namely 15 times. 11 of them were right on target.
Thanks to this victory, Thibaut Courtois and colleagues top the La Liga standings by collecting 10 points. That is, Carlo Ancelotti’s team has not touched defeat. After the match, the Belgian national football goalkeeper admitted that he was happy and irritated in the victory against Celta Vigo.
Speaking to the media, the former Chelsea goalkeeper said being able to play at the Bernabeu and win in front of the fans is very good for his team. However, he admitted that the first half was very difficult and he said the key to victory was when he managed to equalize early in the second half.
Thibaut Courtois explained he was very pleased with the response his club showed and was able to get the three points. However, the goalkeeper also mentioned that Real Madrid’s back line is still not good and Celta Vigo are also a team that is good at playing football. So that caused problems for the club.
Meanwhile, he praised Vinicius Junior, who he assessed was now much more mature playing on the front lines. Then also Karim Benzema who is on fire.
Thibaut Courtois and colleagues will next face Inter Milan in the first Champions League 2021/22, Thursday (15/9) early morning WIB.