& # 39; We want to win & # 39 ;: Zinedine Zidane insists that Real Madrid is serious about securing the domestic double because he says that Copa del Rey success is still important to his club
Zinedine Zidane has talked about his hope of winning. of the Copa del Rey after Real Madrid reached the last 16 with a 3-1 victory in Unionistas de Salamanca.
Gareth Bale provided the opener in the 18th minute, despite not having played since January 4, but picked up an ankle injury and had to be replaced.
Unionistas led the draw at the start of the second half through Alvaro Romero, but the quality of Los Blancos was too much for their opponents, with Juan Gongora scoring an own goal for Brahim Diaz & # 39; s strike closed finish the win.
& # 39; I welcome everyone, & # 39; told Frenchman Zidane at a press conference reported by Marca.
& # 39; We knew what kind of game it would really be small pitch. But there was motivation, because this is the Copa del Rey and we want to win it.
& # 39; It was a difficult night and we struggled as we moved the ball over the field, which didn't help. We are happy that we are in the last 16. & # 39;
Diaz was associated with a Bernabeu move, but Zidane refused to say whether the former Manchester City attacker would stay or leave the transfer window.
About the performance of Diaz, Zidane said: & I am happy with what he did with his goals. We are all here to do it well and nothing more.
& # 39; These matches do not change anything. Everyone knows their situation. & # 39;