Real Madrid The youngster spoke after his European debut
Rodrygo Goes was the surprise inclusion inZinedine Zidane‘sReal Madridline-up fortheir match away at Galatasaray, a match they won 1-0.
The Brazilian only found out about his starting role earlier in the day and has admitted he was quite surprised.
“I’m happy for the opportunity as I fulfilled a dream,” he said of his Champions League debut.
“I found out today whenZidanerevealed the starting XI.
“I was very nervous, but I enjoyed it.
“It did surprise me, of course.
“The coach just told me to have fun, to fulfil my defensive duties and to play and enjoy it when I had the ball.
“I did whatZidanetold me and my teammates have congratulated me.”