Luis Figo in the final of the Europe League between Inter and Seville


Figo: "I didn't feel anything special about Barça's 2-8 against Bayern"

Published:23/08/2020 - 07:39h

Updated:23/08/2020 - 07:39h

Luis Figo spoke about the humiliation that FC Barcelona suffered at the hands of Bayern in the Champions quarter. In addition, the Portuguese referred to the future of Leo Messi, whom he sees at Barça due to the current economic crisis

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Luis Figo spoke shortly before the dispute of the final of the Champions League on the humillante 2-8 that the Bayern of Munich put him to the FC Barcelona. The Portuguese is one of the most hated players by part of the barcelonismo from his course to the Real Madrid and expected that it could be something more vindictive in his statements, but did not go like this. The one of Almada recognised not feeling absolutely at all after seeing this humiliation.

"I do not seat at all special. Those that are in the final are the teams that more have showed the quality, surpassing difficulties and opponents, sometimes with forcefulness. The managers will have to take out his conclusions in the Barcelona, what have to do in relation to the past", commented. In Can Barça already are it doing and the plan of the culés is to begin a project the more than possible zero this coming season.

In addition to on the paper of the Barcelona in the League of Champions, Figo also referred to the future of Leo Messi, to the that follows seeing in the Camp Nou by the current crisis. "This year it will be impossible that some club can disburse the clause of rescission of Messi. The market is very unemployed. I see very difficult or impossible that some team can pay the agreement of Messi. I see almost impossible that by this coyuntura happen something as the mine 20 years ago", signalled.

The ex madridista also spoke of Vanderlei Luxembourg, with which had a crossing of words does some weeks. The Brazilian trainer seated to the Portuguese in his first year in the Madrid and this carried to that the club decided to put him in the market because it did not explain for the technician. Figo never forgave this and still saves him grudge. "In his life each one is responsible of his words and his facts, personal and professionally. It was my greater disillusionment", admitted.

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On the other hand, it explained how it has seen this Champions that has played in Lisbon. For him, the most interesting has been how to a party the errors have paid so expensive. "What have lived these last weeks shows, to the margin that it have not been able to play with public, that the teams can not commit so many errors because if you do them are out of the chambers, the semis and the final. You can not especular so much with the result. This does that the parties open a bit more and can decide from the beginning", stood out.

Finally, the ex player referred to Paris Saint-Germain, that has known to take advantage of of this 'final to eight' to arrive to the final of the League of Champions and that aspire to win his first 'Orejona' against the Bayern. "They are conscious that they can make history and, after seeing went with the Atalanta, have joined much more. They know that they can make history because the PSG never has won the Champions, and see it near. It will be an authentic final of Champions by the quality of the teams, the individual talent… Can happen of everything", finalised.

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