Sorteo de los cuartos de final de la Copa del Rey

Butragueño: "We'll have to get a good result at home against a side who play some great football"

NEWS | 13/01/2017

“They will be two fantastic games for the fans and small details will make the difference”, he added.
Emilio Butragueño, Real Madrid's Director of Institutional Relations, discussed the outcome of the draw for the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey, which saw the Whites' paired with Celta: "It's going to be a case of two games in which small details will make the difference. We need to play well and get a good result at home. The second leg comes the following week, against a team who play some great football and are particularly dangerous at home. They're going to be two fantastic games for the fans, and emotions will be running high, which is what people want, it really makes for a thrilling occasion”.
“We played the tie without Cristiano or Bale and once again we've demonstrated the potential this squad has. The team reacted very well in what was a very demanding game, Sevilla played a great match and we have to credit them for that. We had the character and competitive edge at the key moments when they pushed us, drawing on the support from their fans. We're really happy because the team always dig deep to fight to the end and ultimately we managed to get the draw”.
40-match unbeaten run
“This undefeated run keeps going and I hope it continues for many more games. It's a result of a lot of talent and competitive spirit. It's that winning mentality that means you never say something is over. We're playing with a badge on our chests which forces us to give our all until the final moment and fortunately that is reaping its rewards”.