Lionel Messi does not scare Real Madrid says Vinicius Jr. The new Madrid skipper declares this statement before back-to-back Clasico clashes against Barcelona.
In the second leg of the Copa del Rey semi-final, Real Madrid will host Barcelona at Santiago Barnabeu on this Wednesday. It is currently 1-1, and the another derby duel is in the Spanish capital on Saturday.
Real Madrid will be facing Barcelona without all of their strength. And same goes to Barcelona.
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We’re ready for El Clasico : Vinicius Jr
Vinicius Jr said to the Reporters :
We’re ready for El Clasico.
“There’s two in one week and we know all football fans look forward to them.
“I can’t wait to play in it, it’s a very important match. Every player would love to be involved in a Clasico!
At a young age of 18 , Vinicius has got a prominent role for Real Madrid. He has played 25 games till now and has scored only 4 goals.His presence against Barcelona is expected to play a important role in the coming games.
On the other hand , Messi is in a good form. He recently made his Hatrick against Sevilla. That means , the Barca fans will look at him to repeat his previous performance again.
Vinicius knows this fact. He will be well aware . But the Los Blancos coach, Santiago Solari believes in his World Class players could outmatch anybody.
He added :
Messi is always there. He’s an incredible player but we aren’t scared of anybody.
We’re ready and have the best players in the world.
Though Vinicius’s statements are strong but results speak otherwise. Real Madrid hasn’t defeated Barcelona in La Liga since April 2016.