Diego Alves, ‘Thick Wall’ Owned Valencia
Madrid – Real Madrid should be condemned for the failure of the names they beat Valencia. That person was Diego Alves who appear so extraordinary and seemed so impenetrable wall thickness Los Blancos player.
Since the first minute of the match at the Santiago Bernabeu on Sunday (10/5) diniahri pm, Alves has been “troublesome” Madrid players, especially Cristiano Ronaldo, Javier Hernandez, and Gareth Bale. Several times they failed in the hands of the opportunities the Brazilian goalkeeper.
Even so frustrating never could bust nets Alves, Madrid instead have to lose by two goals from Paco Alcacer and Javi Fuego. In the first half injury time, even managed to stem the penalty Alves Ronaldo and Madrid failed to cut its backwardness.
Success thwart Alves Ronaldo penalty was recorded Opta keeper to make the execution rescue fitting 12 highest in the last 10 years, which is 16 times and equaled the La Liga record belongs to Andoni Zubizaretta. He also became the first goalkeeper who is able to block two penalty kicks Ronaldo, after the first in 2010.
In the second half Alves finally collapsed after Pepe break through the net. After that again Alves so “thick wall” to Madrid where several times a chance Ronaldo, Hernandez, or Sergio Ramos thwarted by Alves.
Until finally in the 83rd minute Isco curling shot from outside the box can not be driven by Alves. Final score 2-2 and Madrid also failed to approach Barcelona at the top of the standings with four points in the remaining two weeks.
“I think we deserve superior. Madrid has banya opportunities, some of the poles, but we are more clever in maximizing opportunities,” Alves said as quoted by Football Espana.
“This game is very difficult, but I am pleased with my team’s performance rather than performance. We performed well in this difficult place,” he continued.
“Problem rescue Ronaldo penalty, I was just trying to stand up and stay calm so I can guess the movement. But I was quite lucky,” he said.