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"It is not a decisive party": Xavi 'subtract' pressure before the Inter-Barça

Published:3/10/2022 - 18:38h

Updated:3/10/2022 - 22:14h

Xavi Hernández has appeared in front of the media in the previous of the visit of the FC Barcelona to the Inter of Milan by the third day of the UEFA Champions League, a key party for the culés

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After returning to the leadership of LaLiga Santander for the first time in two years and half, the FC Barcelona concentrates in his importantísimo split of this Tuesday against the Inter of Milan by the third day of the Champions League. The culés, with three points of six possible, are forced to impose in front of the Italian group to begin to encarrilar the classification to the eighth of final of the tournament.

It is worth it to remember that the Barça won in the first date, against Viktoria Plzen (5-1), but fell in his visit to the Allianz Sand in the crash against the Bayern of Munich (2-0). The culés, with the same points that the Inter, are forced to add of to three in Giuseppe Meazza to avoid surprises. It is thus that, in room of press, Xavi Hernández has puntualizado that "we want to be dominadores and play in field contraro. I do not want to change the style that has done us big".

The egarense stood out that "yes that I want to adapt me to the rival to be more dominador. We adapt us also in the strategy. The rivals study us a lot. Never we change things to step backwards, but to show more personality. That is ours DNA". On the state of the Inter, that is signing an irregular beginning of season, aimed that "the state of form is not significant. I have played a lot of parties that was favourite and have tripped. The Inter has a very distinct system to what have found up to now and very worked tácticamente.

It has stood out that is attentive to that in the Inter "play with two tips, that is not usual in the League. Have the worst group of the Champions in a lot of years. We arrive in good dynamics of game and results, but has to show . Already we forgive with the Baryern, Intetaremos play as in Munich, but being effective". Of the alignment, said that "I have it enough in the head. In spite of the envergadura of the rival, want to dominate and play in contrary field, what come seeing of the team the last months. It is not a decisive party, but yes very important in the future of the group".

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In Barça TV+, the trainer egarense had aimed that "for us is a very important party, no decisive, but yes very trascendente. After losing against the Bayern need these three points. We will try to dominate and take advantage of that they are not in his best moment of form", adding that "perhaps they are more aggressive, harder in defence by this difficult moment that cross, but have to impose our game".

Likewise, Xavi has puntualizado that "we have to play as in Munich, but taking advantage of the occasions. Have tips that go very well to the space, are very strong defensivamente. It is a very important team. We have not had luck in the group".

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