Cristiano Ronaldo And Pepe Best Friends Forever [Video]
Cristiano Ronaldo might have not scored any goal in Real Madrid vs Deportive game however he contributed perfectly in the first game of Zinedine Zidane in charge by providing two assists. Apart from Cristiano Ronaldo the last game was special for another Portuguese. The meeting on Saturday at the Bernabeu was special for Pepe, who reached 300 official games for Real Madrid. The Portuguese central carried in white club from 2007 and now is one of the foreigners with the Real Madrid shirt worn most times in official games. Pepe is among the seven foreign players who have more times defended the shirt of Real Madrid, having just ahead of Roberto Carlos, Di Stefano, Santamaria and three of his companions in the current white team, Marcelo, Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema.
Before Sunday’s game there was the question whether Pepe or Varane should accompany Sergio Ramos in the defense but the French coach chose the experienced Portuguese handing him the chance to celebrate his 300th appearance with the Whites. Real Madrid grabbed a five star victory in the match with Gareth Bale scoring a brilliant hat-trick followed by Karim Benzema’s brace. The third component of BBC, Cristiano Ronaldo tried his best to score but eventually ended up with just two assists. Overall the team’s performance was much improved as compared to their previous games. Zidane has already told the press that Cristiano Ronaldo, Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale will play whenever they are available. The new manager wants Los Blancos to be an offensive team and deploying a game that appeals to Real Madrid. After Saturday’s game, both Zidane and BBC has passed the first trial, as all have seen all three players working in the midfield and helping their companions behind. The three know that they are key to the functioning of whole team and working together all results can be achieved.