Real Madrid are currently enduring a nightmare season, sitting eight points behind Barcelona at the top of the La Liga table. Yesterday’s shock 2-1 defeat to minnows Girona has increased the pressure on Zinedine Zidane, who knows he must turn things around to keep club president Florentino Perez happy. And Spanish website Diario Gol claims that, to add to Zidane’s crisis, some members of the Real Madrid squad think Los Blancos were wrong to let Rodriguez and Morata depart. Both players were shown the door back in the summer after failing to nail down a spot in Zidane’s starting XI last season.
Real Madrid players think James Rodriguez and Alvaro Morata should never have left
The Express | Oct 30