Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo might have been “angry” with his recent form before his hat-trick in Saturday’s 4-1 win at Alaves, says team-mate Marcelo.
Ronaldo had scored twice in his six La Liga matches before the Alaves game, in which he also missed a penalty.
“Cristiano is fine. Perhaps he was a bit angry before because forwards live to score goals,” said left-back Marcelo, who was captain on Saturday.
“He’s happy with the goals but more so with the three points.”
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The Belgium international’s two goals could not rescue the result for Antonio Conte’s men, who were three goals down at half-time in their ICC clash.
Marcelo and Mariano powered Real Madrid to victory over Chelsea in Saturday’s International Champions Cup tie, despite a late double from Eden Hazard.
The Brazilian left-back opened the scoring after 19 minutes with a fine blast from outside the box.
Seven minutes later, Marcelo was on target once again, bursting into the box, prising himself away from both […]
With the European champions taking on their domestic rivals for the Super Cup in August, the full-back hopes the club talisman is back to help guide them to more silverware.
Real Madrid full-back Marcelo is hopeful that club talisman Cristiano Ronaldo will be available for their UEFA Super Cup clash with Sevilla.
Ronaldo’s Portugal lifted the trophy following a 1-0 win over France thanks to Eder’s extra-time goal, but missed much of the action after limping off in the first half.
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