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Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has admitted that the Champions League semi-final clash against Chelsea will be difficult for his side considering the quality Chelsea has.
Madrid secured passage into the last four after holding Liverpool to a goalless draw at Anfield to qualify 3-1 on aggregate on Wednesday.
The Blues on the other hand eliminated two-time Champions League winners FC Porto despite losing the reverse tie on Tuesday.
And looking forward to the clash with Thomas Tuchel’s side Zidane told the media:
‘We’ve got a number of LaLiga games to play before we face Chelsea, but it’s going to be a very tough tie.’
On how his side was able to overcome Liverpool, Zidane disclosed that their togetherness made it possible.
‘We dug in and I think we deserve to go through. We showed real togetherness and I’m delighted for the boys. It was a really important game.’ he stated.
AFRICA TODAY NEWS, NEW YORK