Real Madrid can certainly turn things around against Manchester City. This was stated by Raphael Varane.
Real has just come out as champions of the Spanish League 2019/2020 after competing fiercely with rival Barcelona. After ensuring themselves as champions, then they are now focused on playing in the Champions League.
However, Real Madrid had an obstacle when heading to a prestigious competition were in a 1-2 trait behind Manchester City in the first meeting of the last 16. In the match that took place at the Santiago Bernabeu, City’s goals were scored by Gabriel Jesus and Kevin de Bruyne. Whereas Madrid is only able to score goals through Isco.
Although his team is in a losing position, but Raphael Varane still believes that Madrid can turn things around and win at home to Man City.
Speaking to Le Parisiens, he said anything is possible. Hope is always there despite the difficult situation. When as a player wearing this uniform, of course, the player must have a sense of responsibility.
Manchester City vs Real Madrid Champions League 2019/20
He mentioned that a match which would not be easy for Real Madrid. But Varane insisted he and his team would face it with great hunger. For him, this is the debt that the players have with the fans. Indeed he cannot predict the outcome but he stresses that he will fight to the end.
The second leg match will take place at the Etihad Stadium on 8 August. While the teams that will qualify will meet the winner of Lyon vs Juventus.
While Raphael Varane himself this season has played 7 matches in the Champions League by collecting 1 yellow card. It is interesting to wait whether Real Madrid can give a surprise to Man City. Moreover, the City camp is still eyeing the trophy after they failed to advance to the FA Cup final.
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