Nacho: ‘It’s the best season of my career’

Nacho Fernández was one of the protagonists of Madrid’s classification thanks to a high-class defensive performance and his partnership with Militao, also decisive in a seamless defense of the whites.

Duo with Militao

If Militao and I are here, it is for something. I’m happy for me, for him and for the whole team.

Great performance

I try to do my job. We are achieving the objectives. We knew we had a good head start. The team has known how to suffer and we have defended very well. Upstairs we were not as comfortable as in the first leg.

Team response

We have plenty of conditions to play these games. We have played three very demanding games at a very high level.

Calendar without truce

It is an atypical season, you do not have time to savor the victories but that is the calendar.

The ‘semis’

What we want is to pass rounds. Chelsea is going to be very complicated, we arrive with confidence and wanting to get into another final