Real Madrid midfielder Isco: I want to stay - but need to play

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Real Madrid achieved the victory yesterday against Sporting Gijón with another comeback in the last minutes.

The game's opener came from Croatian frontman Duje Cop, before Isco equalised three minutes later with an excellent solo effort.

Isco has only played 77 minutes for Real Madrid in the Champions League across two appearances, but after he stood head and shoulders above his team mates in Gijon, he may be rewarded with a start against Bayern Munich on Tuesday.

James: He was the player who most ran in the squad.

Madrid twice fought back from a goal down against the relegation-threatened side at the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday, before Isco's 90th-minute victor kept them on track for a first league title since 2012.

Zidane - who left Cristiano Ronaldo at home with the Champions League on his mind - took them in his stride, praising Isco's performance but pointing out he has so many top players that he can not pick them all each week.

Real Madrid's Isco, left, fights for the ball with Sporting de Gijon's Vesga during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Madrid and Sporting de Gijon, at El Molinon stadium in Gijon, northern Spain, Saturday, April 15, 2017.

"We did very well from the first minute to the last, Sporting had two chances and scored two goals, we made many chances so the result is deserved".

We're sure there are a few Real Madrid fans who are feeling the love for Isco right now.

Isco's two goals on Saturday have taken his total up to nine alongside five assists from 26 La Liga appearances for Zidane's men this season.

The midfield magician's second goal was crucial as it handed Madrid the victory in the 90th minute.

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane is expected to sign a new contract and remain in charge of Los Blancos next season after recent speculation over his future at the Bernabeu.

Mikel Vesga put the hosts ahead again with his looping header before Alvaro Morata's powerful header leveled the scores.

Barca begin life without Neymar Barca's season unravelled quickly in the past week as they lost at Malaga to fall three points behind Madrid, who also have a game in hand, at the top of the table and were then thrashed 3-0 by Juventus in the Champions League. The Colombian midfielder had a great chance to show his quality but we saw him that he is not 100& fit. I have always said I want to stay at Madrid, and I will make the correct decision.

"I know that I am at the best team in the world and I try to do my job with a lot of personality".