Quique Setién in a match of Real Betis


Betis reveals that Barça has long thought about Setién

Published:17/01/2020 - 22:24h

Updated:17/01/2020 - 22:24h

Ángel Haro, president of Real Betis, confirmed that, for his conversations with Josep Maria Bartomeu, Barça had been thinking about Quique Setién for the bench for a long time

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Quique Setién arrived to the FC Barcelona to all haste, after the decision fulminante of the managerial board to cease to Ernesto Valverde and that Xavi Hernández​ and Ronald Koeman said "no" to the proposal of the Barcelona club so that they were they those that took the reins of the team. Nevertheless, the name of the Cantabrian technician was in the list of futuribles culés from did long.

Josep Maria Bartomeu and Éric Abidal explained in front of the media that did time that contacted with Setién and that his style liked a lot to the directive for a new project, something that confirmed also Ángel Haro, president of the Real Betis, the last team that directed the Cantabrian before his adventure in the Camp Nou.

"Setién Always has been candidate for the Barcelona"

In an interview in Channel South Television, recognised that it knew the interest culé. "In some occasion have shared foods of directives and they is a trainer that valued a lot. The Barcelona valued the work that was doing Quique, that asemeja to what they think that it has to be the football of the Barcelona, and therefore it always has been a timely candidate", explained.

Haro Understands perfectly the election of the Barça for his bench. "Now that it has given the circumstance that Valverde no longer is, have gone to by him", said, adding that it has not taken him by sorpresael signing: "No, at all. I create, the same that the Barcelona, that is a good technician and has a proposal of football that goes very in the line of what wants the Barcelona".

Finally, the president bético wished him luck to his ex trainer and did not close the doors to that they can go back to join his ways in a future. "Have a good relation with Quique and wish him that it go him well. Never it knows if in a future the name of Betis and Setién will go back to go of the hand", sentenced.

The Betis played well with Setién

Quique Setién is a technician to the that does not matter him if the staff of which has has big put or others of more modest. Always it tries that his teams have the balloon and play an attractive football, something that achieved in the UD The Palms or in the own Real Betis. In the Barça, with a staff of maximum world-wide level, will try that the picture culé recover the essence of his game​.

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