CArlo Ancelotti praised the fighting spirit of his real Madrid side that ensured a 2: 1 win over Valencia on Sunday evening.
Goals from Vinicius and Karim Benzema completed the late turning point in favor of Los Blancos at Mestalla and the Italian coach said he was most pleased with the character of his team.
“I have a team that fights, regardless of whether it plays well or badly,” Ancelotti said full time.
“This is the feeling I have today.
“We didn’t play well in the first half. We came up with some good counterattacks, but we were beaten off, and when you are nailed, you give in. “
“We were much better in the second half when we stayed fresh.”
Ancelotti continued to praise Vinicius and Benzemabut stressed that other attackers also played a key role.
“[Vinicius and Benzema] are real Madrid attackers, we were lucky with them, ”he said.
“But everything suits me.
“[Eden] Danger was good, [Eduardo] Kamaving was good.
“The three forwards were fantastic and in the second half, when we were in control of the game, they were very dangerous in their zone.”