Levante goalkeeper Oier Olazabal says Real Madrid are blank Cristiano Ronaldo, claiming a European champions are “not as good as usual” after his side’s 2-1 win over Julen Lopetegui’s men on Saturday.
Goals from Jose Luis Morales and Roger Marti gave Levante a lead within a initial 15 mins of their outing to a Santiago Bernabeu and they were means to reason out for a 3 points notwithstanding a Marcelo idea in a second-half.
Madrid have now mislaid 4 and drawn one of their final 5 matches in all competitions, call suggestions that new manager Lopetegui could be sacked if his group destroy to collect adult a good outcome opposite Barcelona subsequent week.
Madrid had 34 shots opposite Levante and Olazabal was pivotal in saying out a outcome by creation 11 saves – a many a goalkeeper has done in a singular La Liga diversion this season.
But former Barcelona screw Olazabal suggested a reigning Champions League winners would have during slightest pulled turn had they hold on to a male who scored 450 goals in 9 years in a Spanish capital.
“Even they are not as good as they customarily are, that aim they have,” he told Cadena Ser.
“Cristiano brings we a lot of goals. He scored 50 goals per deteriorate and it is transparent that they skip them.
“I enjoyed it, to win during a Santiago Bernabeu is nice. It is a ancestral impulse for this patrol and this club.”
Madrid are now 4 points behind joining leaders Barcelona before a dual sides accommodate on Sunday during Camp Nou.