Real Madrid’s success in winning over Osasuna gave many positive signals to coach Zinedine Zidane. One of them is the fact that Zidane now has a ‘Real Madrid B’ that scares opponents.
Real Madrid won with a score of 2-0 over Osasuna on Thursday (9/26/2019) at the Bernabeu. Two Madrid goals in the 6th match of La Liga 2019/2020 were scored by Vinicius Junior and Rodrygo Goes.
These results bring Madrid in a positive trend after Madrid also won over Sevilla. Besides, Madrid is now also entitled to the top position of La Liga standings.
Not only that, but the fight against Osusana could also provide another good news for Zidane. Because in this fight he played several coating players. Madrid can still look good even though several main pillars are absent.
‘Real Madrid B’ Season 2019/2020 Edition
Zinedine Zidane did not play key players such as Karim Benzema, Eden Hazard, Raphael Varane, Dani Carvajal to Luka Modric in the match against Osasuna. Zidane plays a lot of young players and new players.
The Frenchman gave the goalkeeper Alphonse Areola the chance to make his debut.
Also, Eder Militao, Luka Jovic, Fede Valverde, and Lucas Vazquez were played from the first minute.
Zidane other observant decision, of course, by playing Vinicius and Rodrygo alternately.
“Team B began to take shape in 2019/20, and they will hope they can be led to a success similar to those who came before them,” Ruben Jimenez was quoted as saying from Marca.
Before them? What is meant by Jimenez is what happened in the 2016/2017 season. At that time, Madrid got into a good squad. The result, Madrid was able to appear stable in domestic and European competition.
Repeating the 2016/2017 Glory
As Ruben Jimenez said, Zinedine Zidane is now looking for a new blueprint in the Real Madrid squad. However, Zidane will use the same pattern as his squad in the 2016/2017 season.
“Rotation played a part of that season, and what came to be known as ‘Real Madrid B’ is the key.
“Faces have changed as time passes, but they have players who can do the same thing well,” he said.
At that time, Zidane had several quality coatings such as Kiko Casilla, Danilo, James Rodriguez, Isco, Mateo Kovacic, Marco Asensio, and Alvaro Morata. They more often sit on the bench, but when allowed to play will determine the outcome of the match.