Surprised by Barca defeat, Ancelotti: Competition Will Until last week
Madrid – Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti, said he was surprised by the defeat of Barcelona. However, he believes that the competition for the title will take place until last week.
Barca defeat of Malaga actually beneficial Madrid. The distance between Madrid, who are at the top, with Barca, who came in second place, had only one point. However, as a result of these losses, plus Madrid victory over Elche, the difference between the two widened again to four points.
Madrid was able to breathe a little easier. Although, Ancelotti admits that the way to win the title is still very long.
“The defeat shocked everyone because later they were good-good,” said Ancelotti as reported by the US.
“We benefit in the league, but I think the competition will be determined until the last week,” said the Italian coach.
Madrid is now making three-game winning streak in all competitions after a 0-4 defeat of Atletico Madrid in the league. In three victories, the Madrid goalkeeper did not concede.
Ancelotti also called a positive note the good response from his team.
“That means we’ve defended well without giving a chance to the opponent. In a sector that is the development of our best,” said Ancelotti.