The Olympique Lyon manager showed his happiness after reaching the next round of the UEFA Champions League after eliminating Juventus.
Rudi Garcia rated the defeat of Lyon before Juventus as “the happiest defeat of my career”, as his team earned a place in the quarterfinals of the Champions League. The coach analyzed and was happy with the match that will allow his team to face Manchester City in Lisbon on August 15.
“It is one of the most satisfying moments of my career and beating Juventus is really a feat. We were hurt by the penalty we conceded just before the break, Juve had not been so dangerous until then and it gave them confidence,” the coach told him. to Sky Italia.
And he added: “Ronaldo then scored that real goal at the Champions League level, but we stayed calm and that was what I appreciated the most about my team. We didn’t panic, we continued plugged in and everyone contributed to keep the ball.”
Finally, Rudi García sentenced: “I know this stadium, I came here with Roma, so I know how difficult it is to win here. Let’s say this is the happiest defeat of my career.”
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