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Van Gaal gives the key to stop Messi and misses Brazil

Published:6/12/2022 - 17:18h

Updated:6/12/2022 - 17:18h

Louis van Gaal spoke to the media at the press conference prior to the match between the Netherlands and Argentina. The 'Oranje' coach gave the key to stopping Messi and discredited Brazil's victory against Korea

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The selection of Argentina will confront to the combined of the Low Countries this Friday in the corresponding party to the quarter-finals of the World-wide Glass of Qatar. Both squares arrive to the party after leaving on the way of conclusive way to his respective rival in the round of eighth, by what the duel that will carry out in the Stadium of Lusail presents like one very equalised since the two teams will look for to seal the pass to the semifinals under any price.

To three days of thrilling crash, Louis go Gaal has attended to the media in press conference and has left his feelings of face to the clash with the 'albiceleste'. In this sense, the trainer gave the key to detain to Lionel Messi, the big threat of the sudamericanos. "Sure enough, it is the most dangerous player, the one who creates more occasions and does them he same, but on the other hand does not play a lot when the rival has the possession of the balloon. Here also they are our possibilities", explained.

Of the same way, remembered the semifinal contested by both teams in the World-wide of Brazil in 2014 and showed 'hunger' of revancha. "Still we have a bill that pay. It does not like me remember it, because I thought that we would win and also changed me by the victory then. It would like me convince to the people of house so that it go to see the party and encourage us. Like this we will obtain a lot of support", manifested.

On the other hand, they Go Gaal pronounced on the victory obtained by Brazil in front of South Korea the past Monday, split in which the 'verdeamarela' gave a 'dance' for the memory to the Asians in the first 45 minutes. However, Louis considers that it did not go for so much. "I have seen them, this is only a contraequipo. I read in the Dutch means that it was fulgurante, but this is only a team to the against. South Korea only attacked", manifested.

His future

Finally, the ex technician of the FC Barcelona spoke of his future in the selection, affirming that "in principle I will withdraw me, but never has to say never". Besides, it went back to ensure that the combined Dutch can raise the title the next 18 December. "I said that we can be it, no that we go it to be. But we can be it. But if at the end we are not it we can not say that we have fracasado", concluded.

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