Solari on Sevilla tie and Benzema
Santiago Solari has called for his side to be intense with the return of Thibault Courtois and the injury to Karim Benzema hot on the topic for the visit of Sevilla to the Santiago Bernabeu.
Santiago Solari was happy with the return of Courtois after an injury:
“It is lucky that Real Madrid have the two best goalkeepers in the world,” he said when asked which of the pair would start on Saturday as quoted by Marca.com.
On Karim Benzema injury
“We believe that his injury is not a problem for him to play,” he continued.
“Without a doubt [he is essential], he is our reference in attack and he is having a great year.
“He’s generous in his football and we are happy he’s with us.”
“Intensity is non-negotiable,” he said.
“Passion and motivation are necessary and non-negotiable to continue challenging with the teams above us in the table.”