Gennaro Gattuso in a match of Napoli in the Serie A


Gattuso warns Napoli and Barça before their Champions League 'final'

Published:27/07/2020 - 09:20h

Updated:27/07/2020 - 12:02h

Napoli keeps preparing its visit to the Camp Nou with the remaining matches of Serie A, and Gennaro Gattuso has given it a wake-up call. The italian warned his team and Barça before a 'final' in the Champions League

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The season 2019-20 follows advancing, and every time is more near the FC Barcelona-Napoli of the Champions League. The Camp Nou will receive, the next day 8 August, a key clash in eighth that will decide who puts in the final stages of Lisbon. In spite of the téorica superiority of the Catalans, the absence of public and the 1-1 of Saint Paolo leave it all opened of face to a crash in which the Italians look for the surprise.

Gennaro Gattuso was satisfied with the work of his pupilos after a 'essay' saldado with victory in front of the Sassuolo. The men of Roberto Of Zerbi practise a similar style to the of the Barcelona and the 'azzurri' cancelled them completely. Although the calabrés showed demanding with his, is evident that the feelings were very positive with a 2-0 that fills them of confidence before the appointment in the City Condal.

In the back press conference to the duel, the technician launched a warning to the culés, signalling that his staff is engaged and revealing that it has demanded him an extra effort: "it is not easy to concentrate us here in July because there are beaches, boats and does too heat to be in the interior. I asked him to the team go up the level because we can go in in the history, since the Napoli never has arrived to quarter-finals of Champions".

This yes, the warning did not take in visiting the contrary way, and the ex of the Milan happened it to his own changing room recalcando that it is necessary to do it all perfect if the intention is to surpass the eliminatory. Between the obstacles to happen of round mentioned to Leo Messi: "Against the Sassuolo apply the correct poison, but the Barça has to one, that is Messi, that holds the balloon, goes of ten players and goes through it under seven".

On the same line, the one of Corigliano Calabro stood out that the advantage in front of the 'neroverdi' would have to have been elder by the occasions generated, and insisted in that it does not want excesses of confidence in spite of the informations and the results that reveal that the barcelonistas do not go through his best state of form: "If we measure us to the Barça thinking that it is in a bad moment, are near of the hospital or near of the cemetery".

"We can not commit the most minimum error against the Barcelona. Have half opportunity and put it in the square. We have to play 90 minutes with our heads in the party. The people thinks that happen is easy, really is not it. We have to turn us into a team that think, that cover the spaces of the correct way and remain totally focused", sentenced, speaking of his plans for the 'final'.

Gattuso Trusts the protocols anti-coronavirus

To Gattuso also asked after him burgeon them of coronavirus that is experiencing Barcelona, and ensure that it trusts the UEFA and in the protocol that this designed to guarantee the security of the participants and protect them of the pandemia. "There is not at all that we can do, governs the UEFA, by what they have to take the correct decision. We can not kid with this. On our part there is confidence", answered, and commented that for the moment it does not have notification that commitment of the Camp Nou can be moved to another headquarters.

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