Ramos Speaking of Incident with Mandzukic
Madrid – incident involving Sergio Ramos and Mario Mandzukic in Derby Madrid at the Vicente Calderon last night inviting scrutiny. Ramos insists he did not intend to injure the opponent.
Ramos elbowed Mandzukic face early in the second round match of the Champions League quarter-final first leg between Real Madrid Atletico Madrid cons. As a result, the Atletico striker bled a lot.
Luckily for Ramos incident was duly noted by the referee Milorad MAZIC. The Spain international was not sentenced as with Madrid remember the incident occurred in the penalty box, which had made a strong protest Mandzukic.
However, this incident many big in the media spotlight. Even Atletico midfielder Mario Suarez could not hide his disappointment with the performance of the referee, which he called “very bad”.
“I’m not going to speak to the details, that’s why there is no referee,” said Ramos, who cited the US.
“Sometimes the referee made the right decision and it may be wrong, too. It’s part of the game where I stand back and collided with him (Mandzukic) but I did not intend to hurt him.”
Dig Ramos to Mandzukic only one of a number of incidents created in duel vs Atletico Madrid last night. Madrid right-back Dani Carvajal, allegedly biting and punching the Croatian striker.
The match itself ended 0-0. The second leg will be held at the Santiago Bernabeu, a week again.