Fernando Alonso jealous for Carlos Sainz's second place in Monte Carlo?

The Asturian said that his best times to finish second "was a funeral."

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The second place in Spanish Carlos Sainz at Monaco Grand Prix de F1 It was very celebrated in his country, of course. On the one hand because he got it with Ferrari and on the other for achieving it in the street of Montecarlo, With all that that means.

After the competition they asked Fernando Alonso, 13th in the urban layout with its Alpine, for the result of his compatriot. And the response of the 39-year-old veteran pilot caught some attention ...

Carlos Sainz
Photo: Scuderia Ferrari Press Office.

“Five or six years ago when I got nine or ten podiums a season, being second seemed like a funeral… After the race, in the press room, the journalists asked me 'and when are you going to win?'", fired the two-time champion, who at that time was also a Scuderia pilot.

Alonso, who went up 97 times to the podiumadded that those obtained in the last five or six years "They were not respected or not taken into consideration as much, as we see now."

"But I want to say that I am very, very happy for Carlos", Alonso concluded as if not to be that he had underestimated the result achieved by Sainz.

It is worth clarifying that when Nano arrived at Ferrari he already had several victories and two championships to his credit (2005 and 2006 with Renault), enough for journalists to be concerned about the lack of triumphs ...

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