Real Madrid midfielder, Dani Ceballos, has admitted he didn’t anticipate to be whistled on his return to former membership, Actual Betis. The Los Blancos registered a hard-fought 2-1 win at Betis, with Luka Modric and Dani Ceballos getting on the scoresheet for the guests.
After Sergio Canales’ strike had cancelled out Luka Modric’s first-half opener, Ceballos was introduced off the bench to tip the scales in Actual Madrid favour.
He performed a couple of neat passes earlier than making his most notable contribution within the 88th minute – profitable the tie along with his first ever free-kick in a Actual Madrid shirt. As he stepped as much as take the set-piece, sections of the Betis crowd let their displeasure recognized, which caught the Spaniard without warning.
“It is a subject that has given me every thing,” he mentioned to Movistar, as quoted by FourFourTwo.
“I’ve grown up right here as a footballer and I didn’t anticipate this reception. I am blissful, however I go away with the bittersweet feeling of not having the love of who have been my followers for thus lengthy.”
Betis man, Canales, who additionally scored in opposition to his former membership, was disillusioned with the end result.
“We matched them within the second half and when the second [goal] was shut, their purpose took the victory,” Canales informed Movistar.
After scoring a late winner for Actual Madrid on his return to the Benito Villamarin, Dani Ceballos mentioned he was shocked by the response. https://t.co/3djri8CQ6T
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“It is a step again, however this can be a lengthy [season], we have now not began the 12 months as we’d have favored.”
“A fantastic effort made for nothing,” he concluded.