Lionel Messi, Barcelona superstar has reportedly read the riot act to coach Quique Satien after Real Madrid defeated them in the El Clasico played at the Santiago Baernabeu.
The defeat was something Barcelona players never expected considering their superb outings over the years against Real Madrid in front of their fans. But Vinicius Junior and Mariano Diaz made sure that Barcelona suffered a defeat this time around in an encounter watched by former star Cristiano Ronaldo.
And according to the reports, Lionel Messi made his displeasure known in the dressing room. He was not pleased with coach Quique Setien’s tactics against Real Madrid which Messi shouted that such cannot work against Los Blancos.
Quique Setien was upset with Lionel Messi’s disapproval on his tactics but kept quiet all through when messi was expressing himself. He later pointed accusing fingers on his players for their sloppy passes.
Barcelona’s defeat against Real Madrid has now sent the Catalans to second position on the Spanish La Liga standings as the fight on who wins the title continues.
Cristiano Ronaldo who played against Lionel Messi for many years at Spanish La Liga was at the stands to watch the El Clasico as he supported his former teammates.
The Portuguese moved to Italian side Juventus after winning four Champions League titles at Real Madrid. Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have been in serious rivalries for the past 10 years in which these two players have shared 11 Ballon d’Or awards between themselves.