Vinicius Junior is starring in a “good evolution” in his game, according to Zinedine Zidane, and aiming at the growth margin to contribute more to the Real Madrid in each game, the French coach was satisfied with his performance.
Vinicius he lost his starting position again in the Madrid derby of the Metropolitan Wanda and the return of the Belgian Eden
Hazard threatens a new loss of prominence. However, on the eve of the league duel against Elche, he received a wink from Zidane just the day that Eden Hazard, his competitor for the position, returned to a call after overcoming his injury.
“I see his good evolution, knowing that he is young that he still has to improve and it is what he wants,” defended the Madrid coach who highlighted the attitude with which he works Vinicius daily.
“He always wants to improve, he trains well, the only thing that this is Real Madrid and we always ask more of each player. I see him evolving well and now we are going to continue with what he is doing because Vini he can give more in the field, “he added.
Far from affecting the Brazilian the substitution before him Atlético de MadridHis entry onto the pitch was decisive in the final stretch of the game. Vinicius faced rivals in the half hour he played, found Karim Benzema and claimed. His substitution caused surprise, leaving his place in the eleven to his compatriot Rodrygo Goes, after having signed the goal that avoided defeat against the Real society in the last minute of the previous league match.
The absence of Hazard due to his muscle injury, caused that again Vinicius gain prominence for Zidane. He has enjoyed six starts, five in a row, although he only completed three of the ten games in which he participated while the Belgian was out. Competition increases with his return and the Brazilian must make the most of every opportunity.