César Azpilicuetaright back of the Spanish team, assured after the defeat against Japan (2-1) that «the important thing was to qualify for the round of 16. We know that in a World Cup there are always moments in which you have to know how to manage when you are winning or losing. Sometimes it is difficult to manage it and this has to help us face to the future», he affirmed before the cameras of La1.
Morocco already waits for Spain in the round of 16, a «team that deserves to be there after competing with teams of the level of Croatia Y Belgium«, highlighted a Azpilicueta that he intuits a «very tough» match against the ‘Lions of the Atlas’.
The footballer of Chelsea He confessed that «we would have liked to win all three games and go first because that is our philosophy. You have to have maximum confidence in this group, raise your head and recover.»
Azpilicuetawho was replaced at halftime by carvajaldue to some physical problems, explained that «I suffered a blow in minute 5 in the soleus and once it got cold I couldn’t continue. Now we have to recover as soon as possible», he concluded.