Pepe: Ancelotti Not Flabby
Madrid – Real Madrid defender Pepe, refuted the notion less hard working team under coach Carlo Ancelotti. According to Pepe, a coach Ancelotti not mushy.
Madrid squad assumption does not quite work hard surfaced after their 3-4 defeat of Schalke 04 at the Santiago Bernabeu in the second leg of the Champions League last 16. The defeat did not deter Madrid move to the quarterfinals, but had already made their fans disappointed. After the game against Schalke, Madrid booed by their own fans at the Bernabeu.
Madrid recently is being difficult to win. Los Blancos won only three times in his last seven parties. The rest, they are drawn one and lost three times. Top of La Liga previously they hold also now been captured Barcelona.
This situation makes Ancelotti’s future at Madrid began to be questioned. But, just as Madrid president Florentino Perez, Pepe also provide full support to Ancelotti.
“Undoubtedly, Ancelotti must continue to train Madrid,” said Pepe told radio station Cadena Cope.
“He was very nice and in a short time has given us a lot of joy,” he added.
Ancelotti coached Madrid since the year 2013 to replace Jose Mourinho. In his debut season at the club, he immediately gave the Copa del Rey and the Champions League.
“I do not miss Mourinho. I can assure you that Ancelotti is not mushy,” said Pepe.
“He has an impressive CV and he demands a lot. Together Ancelotti, we work with a higher intensity than when with Mourinho,” he added.
“Thank you, God, I had a coach like Ancelotti. He has helped me a lot,” said the Portuguese defender.