Zidane: "We were lacking in confidence, which is the most important thing"
"There are difficult moments in football as we have seen in the past and we have to lift our heads up and stick together", said the coach.
Benzema becomes the fifth madridista in standings for European Cup games
Shakhtar game was the Frenchman's 102nd in the competition, in which he has scored 53 goals.
Resultados de la 1ª jornada de Champions League
El Shakhtar Donetsk ganó en el Alfredo Di Stéfano (2-3).
Modric: “It's a hard defeat to take, but there's a long way to go and we are improving”
"We have a quality group and with our character we will move forward,” said Varane.
Vinicius Jr.: "We have to find our best form"
"Now we have to train hard and focus on el Clásico, which is a great occasion", he said.
Presentation of gifts before the match against Shakhtar
Florentino Pérez presented Palkin Sergei with a replica of the Cibeles and a commemorative jersey of the match.