The Brazilian player of Real Madrid, Rodrygo, He was present on the ‘Cortes Podcast’ podcast and confessed one of the intra-stories that occurred after the Champions League final between Liverpool and Real Madrid in Paris and which the Whites won 1-0 with a goal from Vinícius.
Rodrygo reveals Modric’s revenge on Mohamed Salah after the words of the Egyptian in the previous one saying that he wanted Real Madrid in the final to take revenge for what happened in 2018 when they also lost the final Champions League match in kyiv.
“I have to tell a funny anecdote. When the Champions League final ended, we made a corridor for the Liverpool players. Salah passed by discouraged and Modric, who was on the other side, greeted him and said: ‘Okay, okay, next time you try again…’Rodrygo commented.
?? Rodrygo: “At the end of the match (UCL final) we made the Liverpool players aisle. Salah was passing, a little sad, and Modrić told him ‘next time you try again.'”
Piece of anecdote by Don Luka Modrić
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This is further proof that the Real Madrid players were even more motivated by Salah’s words in the preview. That challenge from the Egyptian, as Rodrygo acknowledges, gave them a further plus even in training.