When asked whether Ferrari wasted a new set of soft compound tyres during the sprint race, in which Verstappen won and Leclerc finished fifth, rather than deploying them in the main race - Leclerc said he was 'sure' his team's decision was the correct one.
Leclerc: Max not the target
“I’m sure we did the right thing," he told Sky Sports Italia. "I don’t doubt that. I’m optimistic, but I know we won't win the race. Our target is Mercedes, not Max. I still think our choice was the right one.”
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