Real Madrid – La Liga Crucial stretch for Los Blancos
Casemiro believes that Real Madrid are heading into the most important and most enjoyable stretch of the 2020/21 campaign where they are still competing for both the Champions League and LaLiga Santander trophies.
Los Blancos are set to face Atalanta in the Champions League round of 16 and sit second in LaLiga Santander, with leaders Atletico Madrid currently six points clear with one game in hand.
“The best part of the season is coming up now because the important games are upon us,” said Casemiro to Real Madrid‘s official website.
“We’ve got the Champions League to come and there are 45 points to play for in LaLiga. We’re ready, are on a good run and are performing well.
“We played really well against Valencia and we’re on good form as we head into the most important period of the season, which is coming up now.”
On Thursday, Casemiro received the EFE Trophy for the Best Ibero-American Player in 2020 and expressed his joy for getting the prize.
“Ronaldo, Roberto Carlos, Cristiano Ronaldo, Redondo… those names speak volumes of the importance of this award,” Casemiro added.
“I’m really happy and want to thank my teammates again and also EFE for giving me this award in a really tough but very special year for me.”