Behind two goals ahead, Madrid managed to catch up and leveled finished 2-2. Unfortunately the results in the quarterfinal second leg Copa del Rey was not enough for the defending champion for the first leg of Barca lost 1-2.
“We deserve more, we show that maximum performance can be assessed by ponten 10 of 10 and we are proud to be Madridistas,” said Casillas in Madrid’s official website.
However, Casillas was unhappy with referee Fernando Teixeira Vitienes leadership. In the field, El Real was filed several protests, one of which is when Sergio Ramos scored early in the second half of the court invalidated the field.
“A number of refereeing decisions to our disadvantage. It is true we say it is impossible to win here because there were always little details that make it so,” sneered Casillas.
Satire is more spicy and even rumored to have thrown the Spanish national team goalkeeper shortly after the match. Casillas was quoted by Spanish media as saying, “Now you can go partying with Barca, (referee).”
Media Spain, Marca, and also quoted a statement claiming Casillas who say it is because it is very disappointed with the referee.
“The atmosphere was hot. You feel helpless when he actually decides something is not right. I even got a yellow card when I tried to separate the players (in the incident in the first half),” complained Casillas told Marca.