Ernesto Valverde in a press conference of the FC Barcelona


"Messi does not need the Balloon of Gold: it is the best"

Published:8/09/2017 - 17:31h

Updated:8/09/2017 - 17:38h

The 'Txingurri' Valverde has appeared this Friday in press conference hours before his first derbi like technician culé. And it has elogiado to Messi, Dembélé... And it thinks that Dembélé is each better day. It warns of the danger of the RCD Espanyol

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Ernesto Valverde has stood out the importance that has the party of this Saturday in front of the Espanyol -here can buy your entrances-: "it Is a party that has an element of motivation included that to us comes us well because we understand that it is necessary to add the three points".

When being asked after which is the situation of the club... Valverde Has thrown balloons went: "Riot in Instagram? It is necessary to see of which things me whole I in the press conferences. I think that the things are more or less well. We have won two parties, have six points… at the end treats of this, no?", it has asked ironically.

Burn Turan will not go finally and Valverde will try to give him minutes if it wins them to him: "it Is a player more than the staff and like one more have to try that it give the maximum possible performance when it play".

The Barcelona technician has gone back to defend to Messi publicly: "it gives Us the same that they give him the Balloon of Gold or no, know that it is the best of the world", adding that it wishes that he and Mascherano achieve the note for Russia: "The truth is that I do not know how can affect them but what want to is that his selection put in the World-wide. Of all the players want that they enjoy with his selections".

Another of the subjects of the week is the renewal of Iniesta. And Valverde is optimistic: "The extraneous questions to the terrain of game no longer would have to affect us so much. I think that Iniesta is happy here and there will be any problem in that it finish to negotiate with the club".

Luis Suárez, doubt

It will be necessary to see the physical state of Suárez, that could rest this Saturday to be to tope in front of the Juventus. Valverde Does not have desvelado at all: "we Understand that it is well because it has played two parties with his selection, but have two very hard parties followed… it will be necessary to expect to the train of today and will take a decision".

Finally, on Dembélé, Valverde has affirmed that each day goes to more: "it has come Him very well remain these days here in Barcelona. The first days was the centre of attention and noticed him nervous. Also it noticed him the inactivity of the past days… But I see him well and each better day".

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