NEWS | 17/04/2014 | Alberto Navarro (Valencia)“The fans were incredible, they helped us a lot”, said Pepe.
“This win is for all the fans and we hope that it will be the first of many to come. Thank you all for your support during the season. We have worked hard as a team”.
The move that led to the goal
“I had to sprint, Bartra pushed me and tried to block my path but wasn't able to. I had to go around him. It was great to score the goal but even better to win the match and pick up a title for Real Madrid. The atmosphere was fantastic. It has been a perfect night. I'm delighted to have won my first title with Madrid. I think we could go on to win even more this season".
Pepe makes special mention of the fans' support
“The fans were incredible throughout the day. Since walking us from our hotel to the stadium, they have been a massive help, and were also there for us during the difficult spells in the match. We have to celebrate this title with our fans and then start to think about the upcoming games”.
“The strength and ability Bale displayed during that run was incredible. We all sang from the same hymn sheet in order to win. Real Madrid deserves to be the champion. This is my second Copa del Rey title”.