That’s according to La Liga expert Guillem Balague. Los Blancos have endured a rocky start to the campaign, already finding themselves eight points adrift of La Liga leaders Barcelona. The European champions suffered a shock 2-1 defeat to 13th-placed Girona at the weekend and pressure is already beginning to mount on Zidane’s shoulders. But Cristiano Ronaldo is also under pressure to deliver goals, having netted just once in La Liga this term. And Balague singled out Ronaldo and Zidane when discussing where it’s all gone wrong for the Bernabeu outfit.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane are to blame for Real Madrid’s poor start - Balague
The Express | Oct 31