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Real Madrid chief Butragueno: We're very, very happy with Vinicius Junior

Real Madrid chief Emilio Butragueno admits the club is delighted with the progress of Vinicius Junior.

The Brazilian teen struck in Sunday's victory over Alaves and was given a standing ovation by the home crowd when substituted.

Butragueno stated, "We're very impressed. He has a very particular game, when he receives he is a threat, we see him more and more and he is 18 years old ... We are very, very happy for how he is maturing within the team."

Mariano Diaz also scored after a long injury lay-off and Butragueno added: "He's a great finisher, he's an area man, he is going to come in handy, we need him because it's a tight schedule and everyone is needed."

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