Lorenzo Insigne, during a match


Insigne: "Messi is the best in the world, but Maradona is sacred"

Published:24/02/2020 - 16:24h

Updated:24/02/2020 - 16:24h

Lorenzo Insigne, one of the great stars of Naples, appeared in the press room next to Gennaro Gattuso to analyze the previous champions duel against Barça

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As it is usual in the parties of Champions League, the trainers go out to the room of press accompanied by a footballer of his staff to answer to the questions of the journalists. This Monday to the midday, Lorenzo Insigne was the attendant to accompany to Gennaro Gattuso to analyse the duel of this Tuesday that will contest FC Barcelona and Naples in Saint Paolo.

One of the subjects to comment was the presence of Leo Messi, better player of the planet, and his comparison with Diego Armando Maradona, that went it in his day also turning into legend in the Naples. "At present Messi is the best of the world, but do not compare him with Maradona because for us the napolitanos Diego is holy. In this moment Messi is the best of all", recognised.

Insigne Recognised that in the Naples are conscious that the eliminatory is to gone and turn, by what will treat of not receiving goals. "We have to do a big party, in attack and in defence. It is a party of gone and turn. It is a big challenge, that us fascina. We will look for to mark goals, but especially not to receive them", ensured.

"I saw the party that played against the Eibar and yes conceded spaces"

The mediapunta Italian explained that this type of parties so demanding do not allow him "sleep of form totally sober". Besides, his feeling is very rooted to the celestial team: "I Am the captain. I am napolitano and these parties suffer them particularly, but can do it well. It would like me mark. But even if it marks Ospina (goalkeeper of the team) costs us. The important is the result".

The attacker napolitano remembered that they already were able to win to the Liverpool and that to win to the Barça will have to jump to the lawn without complexes. "It does not be necessary to have fear, if encaras the party with fear finish playing bad. Yes it can do, confront us to big champions. But already we measure us with the Liverpool champion of Europe, have won home and empatado there", said.

Insigne Also did a call to the fans napolitana so that it help to the team to face the gone of eighth. "The majority of us knows the environment that there will be in Saint Paolo. The cry of Saint Paolo when it sounds the music of the Champions is something to the that do not accustom me. I expect that our fans help us, sure that tomorrow they will do it", manifested.

The weaknesses of the Barça

The captain of the Naples thinks that the Barça will concede spaces backwards, by what have to take advantage of them. "We have to see videos of the Barcelona. I saw the party that played against the Eibar and yes conceded spaces. We have to take advantage of his errors, sure that they can do them", considered.

On the other hand, Insigne recognised that it will be key desactivar to Leo Messi in the two parties. "We have to prepare the party of the best form, afterwards know that they have to Messi and to a lot of more champions. The number one is he, have to limit him and do a big provision", sentenced.

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