Dani Ceballos puts pressure on Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane

There is one thing in particular that the Real Madrid supporters are finding difficult to understand this season: why Zinedine Zidane has been so reluctant to give minutes to a player of the quality of Dani Ceballos.

Ceballos impresses with every opportunity

Every time the Andalucían is given an opportunity, he gives what we would expect from a player who is hungry to succeed: attitude, effort, and quality.

Dani Ceballos puts pressure on Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane

We all know that Zidane's first-choice midfielders are untouchable, but even when they can't get anything right, Ceballos hasn't been given the chance that his football deserves. 

Zidane must give him a fair crack of the whip

The bench and the stand have been the natural habitats for a young talent who, every time his pulls on the Real Madrid shirts, shows that it isn't too big for him.

An air of gloom surrounds some of his team-mates, but not Ceballos. He concentrates all of his energy on vindicating himself. It's time for the coach to be fairer with Ceballos than he has been so far.