The captain of the Spanish national football team at the European Championships in France (June 10-July 10) Sergio Ramos interestingly responded to the criticism by dropping Qualifying “La Furia Roja”.
Real Madrid defender admitted that the team has already held in the beginning of the qualification process for the 2018 World Cup to Russia, which will begin in two months. The reigning European champions lost Monday in the championship fight other finalists with the Italians (0: 2).
“It was a tough blow for us. Prevails in us the feeling that we were able to advance to the quarterfinals. But we do not dishonor the success of the Italians, they played really well,” said Ramos for sports daily Marca.
“In the second half we played with great heart and had their opportunity to score, this time luck has turned away from us. In recent years, however, we experienced a beautiful period, we won the World Cup and European Championship twice,” said 30-year-old native of Andalusia.
Sevilla pupil refuses the growing voices that the Spanish team there should be a variation of gambling.
“It is easy to judge with a bowl of crisps on the couch. I am not convinced of the need to change something or not. As Napoleon said, victory has many fathers, but the win is an orphan. After playing it’s best to talk less. It is important not to lose the ambition to win . We believe in our abilities before the World Cup Qualifiers 2018. We want to compete with the best not only on paper, ” he stated Acting winner of the Champions League.