Monchi claims he would have taken Sevilla off the Santiago Bernabeu pitch had his side seen a second goal disallowed by VAR.
Sevilla were furious to see a goal disallowed against Real Madrid, but Zinedine Zidane thought the decision was correct.
Casemiro was the unlikely hero for Real Madrid, who overcame Sevilla despite Luuk de Jong's goal and a host of absent stars.
Casemiro proved the unlikely hero for Real Madrid as his second-half double proved enough to see off Julen Lopetegui's Sevilla.
Sergio Ramos' determination to be passed fit for Saturday's LaLiga meeting with Sevilla drew warm admiration from Zinedine Zidane.
Federico Valverde earned a short suspension for a crucial foul in the Supercopa de Espana final, something Diego Simeone accepts.
Zinedine Zidane accepts the realities of coaching one of Spain's super clubs but has sympathy for Ernesto Valverde after his Barcelona exit.
Barcelona's trip to face Real Madrid in March could be key to deciding the LaLiga title race, and it will kick off at 21:00 local time.
Andriy Lunin will spend the rest of the season in La Segunda with Real Oviedo, Real Madrid have confirmed.