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Laso: “We got to grips with the game and fought until the end”

NEWS | 02/05/2021

"We want to finish the season playing at this level", said the Real Madrid coach.
Pablo Laso gave an analysis of Real Madrid's 89-98 win over Casademont Zaragoza via a virtual press conference at the Príncipe Felipe Pavilion. The coach said: "I'd like to congratulate my boys because it was a difficult game, caught in the middle of the Euroleague playoffs. Zaragoza's start took us by surprise. As the game went on we got to grips with the game and we had to fight until the end".
"I don't focus on the winning streak, but it's a good record. Our aim is to finish the season playing at the level we're showing. I want to take it one game at a time and we've got a challenging clash in Istanbul on Tuesday".
"It's not easy to change teams and I think he's having a great season. He's always working hard in good and bad situations. We have to praise his performance today".
Final in Istanbul
"We go in to the game on the back of four wins in a row and we're feeling good mentally. We played against a great team on their home court. We have been improving in the playoffs and have identified the situations in which we needed to improve. We want to get back on our feet as quickly as possible and play this final against Anadolu Efes".