Cristiano Ronaldo has issued a rallying cry to every Realmadrid fan to support the team massively ahead of tonights game in the Champions league against Wolfsburg.Realmadrid are looking to overcome an uphill task of bouncing back from the 2-0 loss suffered in the first leg in Germany.
“Tuesday will be a perfect night, it will be magical, with your (Real Madrid fans) support we’re going to give our best on the pitch and we’re going to get through the tie,’ the 31-year-old told the club’s official website.Playing well, with the players on the pitch, those on the bench and with the 80,000 people who I would love to see in the stadium supporting the team, because that’s going to give us a very big boost.I hope it will be a magical night, I’m really excited”.
First-half goals from Ricardo Rodriguez and Maximilian Arnold earned Wolfsburg a valuable lead in their first appearance in the last eight as Madrid were brought crashing back to earth following their impressive league win over Barcelona.
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“The team have confidence, the coach has confidence and the fans have to have confidence as well,’ he added.It has to be a perfect night. All the different aspects are important. The players have to run, fight and be intense throughout the 90 minutes. Also, we have to have cool heads, patience and be prepared to suffer”.
Midfielder Toni Kroos hopes his side can make a flying start, saying “It will be important to get the upper hand early on. We don’t want it to still be 0-0 at half-time.We have to play attacking football, without doubt, but we have to play wisely”.
Realmadrid are looking to qualify for the semi-finals for the sixth successive time and they would need to score at least three unreplied goals or more to ensure qualification.