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The 29 year old left back who player for Serie A outfit Napoli warns Los Blancos side that they will retaliate them(Real Madrid).
Back in 1987 when the Argentine all time legend where with Napoli side they were beaten by the Real Madrid side in the champions league and this season the Seria A out is ready to take Revenge.
Buon giorno. 62 giorni alla sfida di Madrid #ForzaNapoliSempre pic.twitter.com/6mqUMber41
— Official SSC Napoli (@sscnapoli) December 15, 2016
This season in the Champions league the Napoli side finishes their group stage campaign at the top of the group, and in the draw they have been handed a robust competitions against the last time Champions league winner Real Madrid.
The side will face each other after the 1987-88 tournament, in that season the Napoli side were beaten by the Real Madrid side by 3-1 in aggregate, and Madrid also face defeat in the semifinal by PSV side.
Back in 1987-1988 the Napoli side lost their match with the Madrid side in the Santiago Bernabeu by 2-0, and in the return leg they drew the match by 1-1 at San Paolo.
Now the 29 year old Croatian left back and his team mates are ready to take revenge for Napoli’s hopelessness 19 years ago.
The defender voiced:
"We will avenge Maradona. We will do against Real what Diego didn't manage to do.
"We will be tough, we are aware how good Real are, but we are playing very well. If we were to face Real next week, I would be very optimistic. But who knows how both Real and us will be by then."
The Defender is ready to give a hard a time to the Ballon d'Or-winner Cristiano Ronaldo and also thinks this compatriot Luka Modric will play a equally important role as Ronaldo does for his side.
"Ronaldo is amazing, but why don't you ask me how do we plan to stop Modric?"
In the first leg the Napoli side will travel to Santiago Bernabeu, the match will happen on February 15.