Real Madrid trainer Zinedine Zidane has pronounced he is “not bothered” by Saturday’s 3-2 accessible better to arch-rivals Barcelona in Miami.
Spanish and European champions Real were dual goals down inside 7 mins interjection to Lionel Messi and Ivan Rakitic, usually for Mateo Kovacic and Marco Asensio to spin streamer into half-time.
But Gerard Pique grabbed Barca’s clincher 5 mins after a restart, withdrawal Real winless after 3 International Champions Cup games.
Zidane, whose group face Barca again in a Spanish Super Cup in dual weeks, can now spin his thoughts to a UEFA Super Cup assembly with Manchester United in Skopje.
“This is preseason and I’m certain that a formula we’ve achieved weren’t what we were expecting, though this doesn’t change anything,” he told Madrid’s central website.
“The critical thing is to be prepared for Aug. 8. we saw some good things out there, though also some things we didn’t like.
“We’ve got to be patient, work tough and be prepared for a UEFA Super Cup.
“I’m not worried by a defeat. It always hurts — we don’t like to lose, though that’s not a many critical thing. We need to urge and change a few things.”