Real Madrid’s Vinicius reveals why Pique called him ‘crazy’ during El Clasico

Real Madrid star Vinicius Jr. reveals why Barcelona's Gerard Pique called him 'crazy' during El Clasico

On March 2, Real Madrid took on Barcelona in a top-of-the-table La Liga conflict on the Santiago Bernabeu, and the hosts emerged winners because of an objective every from Vinicius Jr. and Mariano Diaz.

Vinicius Jr. broke the impasse within the 71st minute following an excellent help from Toni Kroos, and Mariano Diaz doubled his crew’s lead within the 90 + second minute.

Vinicius additionally had a possibility of scoring previous on within the fit, however, his claims for a penalty have been growing to become down by means of the referee – and then the Brazilian exchanged phrases with Barcelona center-back Gerard Pique.

“I didn’t touch you, I didn’t touch you,” repeated Pique on the time, earlier than including: “Are you crazy?”

In an interview on Thursday, Vinicius in the end printed why one can’t actually blame the 2010 FIFA World Cup winner for calling him so.

“I thought he was on me but then I watched the video and it wasn’t him, it was Arthur,” he mentioned on Real Madrid’s YouTube channel, earlier than concluding:

“That’s why he asked if I was crazy.”

The El Clasico is likely one of the maximum hotly-contested soccer suits the world over, and tempers are surely sure to flare between avid gamers at the pitch.

While the ultimate seven suits between each group had both been a draw or a Barcelona win, Real Madrid broke the streak with their win on Sunday.

The victory additionally helped Los Blancos leapfrog their arch-rivals to the highest of the La Liga, the place they now have a lead of 1 level.

Quotes by way of Marca.