I am small but good with my head — Man City hero raves after Madrid win
The Portuguese international discusses his team’s impressive victory over Real Madrid.
After beating Real Madrid, Manchester City star Bernardo Silva praises his team and their mental toughness to defeat a formidable foe.
The Portuguese international shone, scoring twice as Manchester City defeated Real Madrid 4-0 at the Etihad Stadium in the second leg of their Champions League match to secure a spot in the final against Inter Milan in Istanbul.
Brief summary of the game.
From the start, the home team had the upper hand, and Bernardo Silva’s goal in the 23rd minute gave them the advantage. In the 37th minute of play, a close-range header by the midfielder made it two.
Before Julian Alvarez completed the scoring in the 91st minute, Manchester City had a third goal from a set piece in the 76th minute.
the words of Bernardo.
After a lackluster first-leg performance, Silva was pleased to guide his team to victory. He emphasized the fortitude and enthusiasm of his team.
“It is a beautiful night for us. We knew it would be tough, but to beat this Real Madrid team 4-0 at home was wonderful. Hopefully we will win it.
“We know how tough they are. They pushed us but we were very resiliant, we were passionate but organised at the time.
“My performance in the first game in Madrid was not the one I wanted and I wanted to compensate that. Today I had to do better for my team-mates and the fans and that is what I tried to do.
“I am small but good with my head!”