MORENO DEFENDED THE 'TXINGURRI'
Robert Moreno, of the firing of Valverde: "In football nothing surprises me"
Published:15/01/2020 - 11:38h
Updated:15/01/2020 - 11:38h
Robert Moreno, current coach of Monaco, spoke of the dismissal of Ernesto Valverde and the arrival of Quique Setién at the Barça bench. The former Spanish coach wanted to defend the 'Txingurri' after his cessation
Ernesto Valverde left to be this past Monday trainer of the FC Barcelona. The extremeño was ceased by the group barcelonista and the Tuesday sacked of the fans and of all the players. Quique Setién will occupy his place in the bench of the Barça and will try to reactivate to the team in the six months that remain of season. The 'Txingurri', therefore, remains in unemployment and probably do not go back to train until the season that comes.
Somebody that knows very very what can feel the one of Viandar of the Edge in these moments is Robert Moreno. The ex seleccionador Spanish was sacked in November after announcing the turn of Luis Enrique to Spain. His exit was something traumatic by his brush with the Asturian, but at the end the things have not gone him badly. Recently more than a pair of weeks the Monaco called him and since occupies the bench of the monegasque picture.
To the Catalan asked him precisely by the exit of Valverde of the Barça by his personal experience. The ex assistant of Luis Enrique did not doubt in putting like example and ensured that it did not surprise him so much the cessation of the ex of the Athletic. "It does not surprise me at all in the world of the football, at all, I am an example", commented, referring to what occurred him to him months backwards.
The deal of the Barcelona to the extremeño has not been all the well that it could be and the one of the Monaco like this signalled it. Besides, Robert did not doubt in showing him his support to the 'Txingurri', to the one who knows and to the that has in high esteem. "I know to Valverde. For me it is not well what happened him. It is a big trainer, has my respect and has my support", affirmed.
Finally, Robert also analysed the arrival of Quique Setién to the Barça. The monegasque technician confirmed that it does not know personally to the santanderino, but that like him his teams and that expects that it go him well by the affection that has him to the Barcelona and to his footballers. "I do not know to Setién, but saw his teams and likes me his style. I wish him good luck because I have been in Barcelona, am of Barcelona, am partner of the Barcelona and have a lot of friends between the players", said.
The Monaco every time is better
For the moment, to the ex seleccionador national Spanish is going him of perlas in the Principality. It seems that the footballers are happy with him and the team goes to better regarding game and results. It does some days, for example, the monegasque empataron against the all-powerful Paris Saint-Germain in the Park of the Princes. Right now, the Monaco is to three points of the Europe League and the big aim of Robert is to classify for Europe to his.