One of the pillars of Real Madrid in the best phase of the team under the command of Zinedine Zidane, Casemiro started to exercise another function in the field. At least in the view that the newspaper El Confidencial reported in its edition of this Monday (11) in Spain. According to the daily, the Brazilian has been given a ‘strange role’ in the team.
According to El Confidencial, the steering wheel has now positioned itself further ahead than it used to, sharing the frame functions with Toni Kroos and Luka Modric. In the tactical evaluation of the newspaper, Casemiro started to position itself among the rival defensive lines already at the moment when the team starts the offensive construction.
“Facing the ball like a 10, he expects Kroos and Modric to connect with him. The direct consequence is that, when the Brazilian receives, it costs him horrors to turn around and open the game ”, pointed out the newspaper. Still according to the newspaper, what has hidden Real Madrid’s difficulties on the pitch are Casemiro’s goals, up to the moment three of the season. The diary, however, recalls that of these, only one happened in the course of a play (in the game against Granada). The other two were born from dead balls, when the team has the specific organization for the move.