Originally written on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 11/20/14
Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas insists he is not bothered by the criticism of his recent performances. The 31-year-old has had a shaky start to the season, as have his team, who have already slipped seven points behind leaders Barcelona. They have a chance to pick up just their fourth Primera Division win of the campaign against Celta Vigo at the Bernabeu on Saturday and Casillas says the negative voices are not affecting him. The Spain number one told Madrid's official website: "You take it (the criticism) with a sense of humor. "You have to respect people's right to criticize. As long as it's constructive criticism, it's a positive thing. "When you've been at the top and in a club like Real Madrid this long you know that in two or three matches things can change. "I've been living many years with this. You have to keep going and try to turn those dissenting voices around." Madrid face a testing five days with Saturday's clash followed by a Champions League trip to Ger...
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