NEWS STORY. 09/18/2022. Rodrigo Salamanca
“Last season I scored goals at the end. I started better this year and I want to continue like this until the end,” said the Brazilian.
Rodrygo scored Real Madrid’s first goal in the derby after finishing a superb move launched by Valverde and extended by Tchouameni, author of a perfect pass for the Brazilian. The striker was very happy with the goal: “The derby is unique. I’m very happy to have scored and to help in the victory. I had the confidence of the coach. What has changed, it’s that last season I scored goals at the end. I started better this year and I want to continue until the end”.
“It’s impossible to replace Karim, but I try and I’m pretty good. It’s a new function because I don’t do Karim’s things. I do different things and we changed our game”.
Full of victories
“We are happy with how we started the season. We won all the games and we are now going to a truce with the national team. We have to rest and come back even better after the national team”.
The intensity of the game
“It was a different game. The derbies are important, but it was different given what happened this week. We responded on the pitch. I’m happy to play well and to have scored”.
Play alongside Vini Jr.
“It’s a pleasure to play with Vini Jr., it was special that he was here”.