I raisedTOI received nine goals in 2015 and this Saturday has been the hero
ORier Olazabal has been one of the main protagonists of Levante's victory against Real Madrid at Bernabu. The goalkeeper from Gipuzkoa has been decisive with his interventions to prevent Real Madrid from achieving a positive result. In this way, in addition, the Levante goalkeeper buried the nightmare he suffered on April 5, 2015 when he played in Granada and received 9 goals in the same scenario. That game cost him the place in the Andalusian team and, in fact, he did not return to feel himself a starting goalkeeper until two seasons later when he recalled in the Levante after a testimonial campaign (3 League games) in Real Sociedad. The Levante goal could not prevent Marcelo's goal in the 71st minute, but it was decisive to prevent Real Madrid from getting into the game before.
"The first time he came, they put me in nine, so the same friends came to turn him around, the truth is that it was a perfect game and we won a deserved victory," commented the Levante goal to Bein's microphones. Sports after the match. "The level of intensity to which Real Madrid submits is very high, and it demands terrible wear and tear". On the three balls to the stick Oier has it clear. "There are days when he hits the wood, he hits you on the back and he gets in and others do not, now we have positive energy and things turn out well". Oier admits that many things happened during the match: "The show has been nice, it has been a little crazy, especially in the first part, but the VAR is for these things, then we have retreated a bit to go against" .
The Basque goalkeeper knows that the victory against Real Madrid gives a lot of prestige to his team. "We won at Barcelona last season, we are the only team that managed to beat them, but we have done it at the Bernabu, but we maintain humility even though we know we are on the right track, we changed the system after Valladolid. it has gone well with three consecutive victories. "
Chronology of Oier interventions in the Bernabu
22 'Good save by Sergio Ramos header.
34 'Palmeo with the right side of the square to avoid the header of Casemiro, who had chopped the ball against the ground.
43 'Spectacular stop Lucas Vzquez with the right foot in the air, as a handball goalkeeper.
62 'Stretched out shot by Bale
62 'In two stages, on the stick, I cut a shot by Benzema.
65 'Stop with the right in a direct free kick executed by Bale.
71 'GOAL scored by Marcelo with the right side of the box.
75 'He shoots a distant kick in the lap after a shot from Benzem which is rejected by the post.
87 'Catch well placed a shot at the feet of Mariano
88 'Paradn heads to Benzem. The rejection ended in goal canceled out of Mariano.
93 'Clearing of puos within the area