Asensio hits back at critics over his recent claims on who should handle crisis at Real Madrid
- Asensio who fell down the pecking order recently claimed that the 'more experienced' players have to handle the crisis at Real Madrid
- However, he insists his words were misinterpreted and he wants to prove it by his actions on the pith
“I don’t see it as a crisis, it is not for me to lead from the front, there are other players that have been at the club for longer, they are more experienced, have a higher status and it is down to them,” said Asensio recently.
“I think it was misinterpreted, what I said—I was referring to the current roles in the team. Of course, I want to be a starter!” Asensio told MARCA.
“I want to succeed at Real Madrid an become an important player. I have to be at my best and give my best to the team, it’s now time to do my talking on the pitch”
“I am ambitious - I am own the biggest critic, the most demanding person with me is me” he concluded emphatically.