José Mourinho in a friendly with the Manchester United


"The Barça is the best way to finish the pre-season"

Published:25/07/2017 - 20:37h

Updated:26/07/2017 - 12:13h

Although it only was by a time, José Mourinho seems to have abandoned his rencillas with the FC Barcelona. The Portuguese technician has praised to his rival in the previous of the duel between the Catalans and the Manchester United in the International Champions Cup

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After years of tension with the FC Barcelona, José Mourinho seems to have relaxed after abandoning the bench of Santiago Bernabéu and have it changed by the one of Old Trafford. His starts in the Manchester United were not easy, but now the luso seems convinced that the 'network devils' go back to be between the best.

Like this it ensured it in the previous of his clash with the Barcelona, that will finish with his participation in the International Champions Cup. "Play against the Barça is the best way to finish the pre-season, against the best teams and the best footballers", explained the one of Setúbal.

Although it warned that to his staff still are missing him a pair of retouchings, Mourinho launched a direct criticism to the situation that lives nowadays the market of signings: "there are clubs that are paying too much and are creating a market out of control and odd. This is the reality now. I am calm. It likes me my staff, trust they".

Who thought in tuning with his trainer was one of the stars of United, the young midfield player Paul Pogba. "The Barça is one of the biggest clubs of the world. We want to win to the best to be we the best", aimed the French, that recognised that it already has win to begin the season.

Step by step

For the Barça also will suppose a challenge the crossing with the Manchester United, that arrives more filmed to the meeting after several weeks of tuned for the Supercopa of Europe that will confront him to the Real Madrid. After the solid triumph of the men of Ernesto Valverde in his debut, a so demanding block like the one of the English will suppose a true proof to evaluate the level of the Barcelona in his second party of pre-season.

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