Former Real Madrid striker and now spokesperson Emilio Butragueño spoke in an interview with local TV station Telemadrid, where he reviewed the club’s present and future as well.
Butragueño explained how renovations to the Santiago Bernabéu will help the club move forward.
“The new stadium excites a lot of madridistas. We are all looking forward to that next moment because we think it will be something that will make our fans very proud. We know that it will be a turning point for the club and that a new era will begin after its opening,” Butragueño said.
The club spokesperson was naturally asked about Vinicius, who has exploded and become an important player for the team since the start of the season.
“He has many good skills, he has a great personality and you need that to play at the Bernabéu. The talent he has is not enough. He signed with us when he was very young and you need to understand what it means to appear in front of 80,000 fans in our jersey. He showed great courage and you need to. To play in Madrid Then you have his skills as a player Such a big acceleration that is hard to find in the world of football We witness amazing plays and he is only 21 years old We are excited about him and what he can bring to the table He is one of the stars of our team now, no Doubt “.
New signing David Alaba has also been an important member of the team so far this year.
“It was not surprising because we knew what kind of player he was. We are talking about a great champion who won everything for Bayern Munich. He had the ability to adapt to this club in a short period of time. Perhaps the way he is and the leadership that helped him in that regard. He’s become one of us, he’s a great teammate and a great professional.We’re more than happy with him,” Butragueño explained.
The former striker concluded his interview by praising Karim Benzema.
“It is a pleasure to watch him play, great players are the ones who improve every game. You give the ball to Benzema and the game gets better, he has many tricks, his ability to play with his teammates and also a natural talent inside the penalty area. We were very fortunate to have him for 13 years. His performance was exceptional. He has also taken on a great responsibility and a great role in recent years and has certainly responded to the call. We believe he is a legend at Real Madrid and we hope he will be with us for many years to come”, added Butragueño.