11 December 2011

Alonso: "Their second goal really hurt us"

The Tolosa was cautious about the loss and showed composure regarding the future of the League: "We must move forward, we remain in a privileged position."

Real Madrid midfielder, Xabi Alonso, spoke after the game about his team's defeat against Barcelona. For the Tolosa, Barça victory was cemented in the second half of the match.

"We started well the second half and his second goal really hurt us," said Alonso, who went on to say what killed ruled that the party was "the third goal. Then we had a tie, but it was a shame not to take 1 -0 longer. "

With respect to the momentary loss of leadership, the Spanish international was calm: "We know there is a lot of league, today we are not at all happy with the result, but we're there. There are still many points and we will continue with the winning mentality"

"It could have been better, but we must move forward, we remain in a privileged position," concluded Xabi Alonso, who was confident for the future of the League. (via AS)