The assessment of Koeman after knowing the pairing with the PSG
Published:14/12/2020 - 19:26h
Updated:14/12/2020 - 19:26h
Ronald Koeman, trainer of the FC Barcelona, has given his opinion on the next rival of the club in the Champions League, the Paris Saint-Germain
This Monday, afterwards that they gave to know the crosses for the eighth of final of the UEFA Champions League, Ronald Koeman, trainer of the FC Barcelona, gave to know his opinion on the Paris Saint-Germain, club that will be the next rival of the Barcelona. In this sense, the Dutch technician commented that the clash will be parejo, affirming that it sees it like a "50-50", regarding the possibilities of each one to classify.
"We knew that it could touch us a strong team, has touched us the PSG, but also is difficult for them because we also are a strong team and see an eliminatory quite equalised", went the words of Koeman afterwards of the draw made by the UEFA. The finish remaining second in the group G of the Champions League forced to the Barcelona to sortear his destination with the teams more rudos of the contest, but evading to groups harder, like the Liverpool or the Bayern Munich.
Incidentally, Koeman also thought on the announcement, during the back press conference to the matutinal training that the Barcelona had today, the following: "it Is a difficult draw, but is to 50%. They will want to be still in the Champions, the same that we. They have big players and we have big players, will be an attractive party, so much in Barcelona as in Paris".
Of equal way, the míster has recognised that it will be a difficult party, given the big offensive potential that has the team of the French capital. This, mainly, given the good moment that live his two main figures, as they are it Kylian Mbappé and Neymar Jr, those who have showed to have an excellent chemical and, especially, a big performance of face to the arch of each rival that confront.
Koeman Spoke on the investment of the PSG
Ronald Koeman also gave like answer an interesting appointment on how, to his seem, the Paris Saint-Germain has turned into a powerful team. To proposito of the situation, the same explained the following: "In the last years has spent a lot of money to have a team that can struggle by big titles as it is the Champions and the past season arrived to the final, is a team that has to be always. We also want to be, see an important and besides beautiful duel".
Since the PSG began with a strong investment in matter of signings, thanks to the arrival of Nasser To the-Khelaifi to the presidency of the club, the same has invested more than 1.300 million euros. This hard handle of capital has served him to the team capitalino to reign in the local championships of France, as well as to be the runner-up of the past edition of the Champions League.