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Arbeloa Responds To Xavi’s Comments About Real Madrid Being “Lucky”

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In an interview with Post United, Alvaro Arbeloa responded to Xavi’s comments that Real Madrid were “lucky” in the Champions League.

Barcelona were lucky at Stamford Bridge, with Iniesta’s goal with ten players and almost without shooting on goal,” Arbeloa said. “That is luck. Other teams, and not us, know how to win the Champions League with luck”

If you recall, our very own Kiyan Sobhani said something similar on the podcast with Lucas last week. Some of that clip is available here:

For those of you who understand Spanish, Arbeloa’s full interview with Post United can be found below. He talks about his relationship with Iker and Pique, Real Madrid’s 4 - 0 loss to Liverpool, and more:


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