Madrid: Schalke Main As Estimates
Gelsenkirchen – Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos call Schalke 04 are already playing as expected, survive and more waiting. The 2-0 victory was made Los Blancos could go home with a sense of satisfaction.
Madrid appeared dominant in possession at the Veltins Arena, Thursday (19/02/2015) pm dawn with a percentage of 61% -39%. Problem opportunities, Los Merengues recorded 10 shots with four led to the goal. Schalke had eight attempts and targeted three plus one hit the bar.
Ronaldo brought Madrid the lead in the 26th minute. The advantages they grow into stoppage time, when Marcelo scored in the 79th minute.
“We’ve estimated that Schalke will play the last like this. Our goals came at the right time and we can be pleased with this result,” said Kroos in the official UEFA website.
This victory little to relieve the pressure on Madrid after a crushing 0-4 defeat of Atletico Madrid a few moments ago. They are currently in the spotlight after swallowing three defeats and one draw from 11 games since the turn of the year.
Seven wins from 11 games actually not too bad for a team, but a big issue because earlier they drove perfectly in 22 games.
“Maybe we perform better in the first half of the season, but if people say we are in a crisis, I believe it’s a crisis that all teams want to get,” said Kroos about it.