Real Madrid defender Nacho Fernandez has defended Vinicius Junior after the young forward was the victim of harsh treatment from supporters and defensive opponents. And demanded that the media release him from the spotlight as he had done before. According to a report from Mundo Deportivo on Sunday.
Vinicius Junior had a tough time during the game against Mallorca. While the Brazilian offensive line wasn’t playing well. But more importantly, he was overpowered by the Islanders’ defenders throughout the game. As home fans booed every time he touched the ball. Nacho came out to defend the youngster and called on the media to drop him out of the spotlight.
‘An environment was created around him. which did not benefit anyone. Neither player nor team. The fans are busy with this kid. And we need to put an end to arguments and nonsense. because it is of no use to anyone,’ said Nacho UFABET
The 32-year-old defender, who blocked the ball into his own goal that caused the Whites to lose 0-1, also spoke about the mistake that happened to them. ‘It’s a complicated game. They defended and did a great job. And we’re not good enough to create chances. Their goal was bad luck, just football, I touched it with my head and it went into the top corner.’
‘It’s a shame because we lost three points, we knew it was going to be a very tense and complicated game because of the timing. Because we don’t have much time to rest. It’s a pity’