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Spain: 'We just could not score a goal' – Solari after 'El Clasico' defeat01:37

Spain: 'We just could not score a goal' – Solari after 'El Clasico' defeat

Spain, Madrid
March 3, 2019 at 02:54 GMT +00:00 · Published

Despite engaging in a close match with Barcelona, Real Madrid lacked what it took to finish its opportunities in goals, according to head coach Santiago Solari who spoke at a post-game presser in Madrid on Saturday.

Solari made the comments after his team's 1-0 loss to Barcelona, the second loss to the Catalan team within the past week.

"We just could not score a goal," said Solari.

FC Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde on the other hand praised his team’s performance including that of his star Lionel Messi, who scored the match's single goal.

Saturday’s win marked the 96th time Barcelona beat the capital team in the ‘El Clasico’, taking over Real Madrid in the number of victories.

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Despite engaging in a close match with Barcelona, Real Madrid lacked what it took to finish its opportunities in goals, according to head coach Santiago Solari who spoke at a post-game presser in Madrid on Saturday.

Solari made the comments after his team's 1-0 loss to Barcelona, the second loss to the Catalan team within the past week.

"We just could not score a goal," said Solari.

FC Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde on the other hand praised his team’s performance including that of his star Lionel Messi, who scored the match's single goal.

Saturday’s win marked the 96th time Barcelona beat the capital team in the ‘El Clasico’, taking over Real Madrid in the number of victories.

Mandatory credit: LALIGA

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