NEWS | 14/05/2017Kovacic, played his 50th league game as a madridista and said: “We suffered together to come out on top in another final”.
Kovacic also reached a milestone in the game against Sevilla. The centre-midfielder played his 50th LaLiga game for Real Madrid and he had the following to say about the win: “The Bernabéu was incredible tonight. We went into a vital game and won. We have two more key games like that to go in order to win LaLiga. We had to suffer, but that’s football. We suffer together, that is the important thing, and we got the win to carry on down this path. The double is in the back of our minds but we’re taking it one game at a time”.
Since his debut away from home against Sporting on the 23rd August 2015, the Croatian international’s playing record is as follows: 38 wins, 9 draws and three losses. This season he has started 19 of the 25 games he has played in, scoring a goal along the way.