Carles Puyol, beside Pep Guardiola in a party of the Barça

Also it praised to Abidal

Puyol: "The FC Barcelona of Guardiola revolutionised the football"

Published:4/04/2017 - 20:12h

Updated:4/04/2017 - 20:12h

The exfutbolista of the FC Barcelona Carles Puyol spoke for the UEFA in Colombia on the historical Barcelona group that directed Pep Guardiola and that he capitaneó on the terrain of game. The Catalan also praised the figure of his excompañero Èric Abidal

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During his stay in Colombia, the myth of the FC Barcelona Carles Puyol gave an interview for the UEFA in which it spoke of different concepts of the FC Barcelona in which had the luck to play. This historical Barça of Pep Guardiola and the decision to leave to Èric Abidal raise the Champions League of 2011.

Beginning by the technician of Santpedor, Puyol defined it like "a technician visionario, a phenomenon that taught us a lot and helped us to revolutionise the football. It created a brilliant team, playing very good football and dominating the balloon. It is not only what win but how did it".

On his legacy in the FC Barcelona, where happened all his career until withdrawing , left clear that has been all a dream. "It is almost a route of dream, begin young and rise until capitanear the team that always have encouraged along ten years, winning all the titles that could; I can not ask more. It was all an honour", sustained.

Leave to Abidal raise the Champions, the best decision

In this conversation Carles Puyol also spoke of the illness of his excompañero Éric Abidal and the gesture that had when leaving him raise the "orejona" of 2011: "The previous week to the final were training preparing the party; already they had happened two months from the detection of his tumor. Then I thought that, if we won, it would yield him the honour to raise the glass".

"The form in which it took the news with optimism, struggling little by little until it achieved to play a final of the Champions this same year… there was not anybody better to heave the 'orejuda'", concluded.

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