Gennaro Gattuso in a match of Napoli in the Serie A


Gattuso's message to 'his' Naples ahead of the Champions League match against Barça

Published:3/07/2020 - 19:18h

Updated:3/07/2020 - 19:18h

Gennaro Gattuso, trainer of the Naples and next rival of the FC Barcelona in the Champions League, launched a warning to his team after losing in front of the Atalanta (2-0)

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At the beginning of August, the FC Barcelona will have to face up to the party of turn of the eighth of final of the Champions League against the Naples, directed by Gennaro Gattuso. The Italian trainer has clear that his team will have to do it all perfect to delete to the group of Quique Setién in the Camp Nou and thus it does not want that they repeat the errors committed by the napolitanos in the defeat of this week against the Atalanta (2-0).

Gennaro Gattuso aimed directly to his players by, when seeming, not to take the party with the correct mentality to avoid the defeat that finally finish giving. "We committed two errors and cost us two goals, the performance remains, but am very angry. We can not lose a party like this", regretted, adding that "it did not like me the mentality, speak too much and few facts".

"We have to arrive to Barcelona of the best way, but the of today bothered me"

The start of the party was well of the group napolitano and what Gennaro Gattuso regretted was the distractions that had his footballers in the final stretch and that finish costing the three points. "We were well in the field during the first part, but in the last metres make a mistake. For the players that have, can do it much better", manifested.

In fact, Gennaro Gattuso sent a warning to his footballers of face to the party in which both will confront to win the note to the quarter-finals of the League of Champions. "After the errors that committed, begin to lose unnecessary energy with complaints and mistaken actions. We can not give us the luxury to surrender us, still there are a lot of parties of the Series To and afterwards is the Champions League against the FC Barcelona", remembered.

It is true that still remains a month so that the Naples confront to the FC Barcelona, but Gennaro Gattuso did special upsetting in the work day in day out to improve the provision of the team. "We have to arrive there of the best possible way, but no longer can think in this. It plays each three days, is weighed for all, but have to prepare well each game and work to improve", sentenced.

An eliminatory that splits of a tie

The past month of February, the FC Barcelona and the Naples empataron to a goal in the party of the gone of the eighth of final of the Champions League. Dries Mertens Advanced to the group of Gennaro Gattuso, whereas Antoine Griezmann put the tie for the men of Quique Setién. In this meeting, the Italian team was upper to the Catalan and could win if it takes his occasions, by what the culés already are warned.

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