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The message of support from Luis Enrique to Ernesto Valverde

Published:13/01/2020 - 11:04h

Updated:13/01/2020 - 21:56h

Luis Enrique attended the media at the break of the Spanish Super Cup and defended his successor on the bench of Barça, Ernesto Valverde

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Ernesto Valverde is on a tightrope in the FC Barcelona and could be destituido in question of hours. Many are those that already have showed his support to the technician extremeño like the own players of the staff, headed by Leo Messi and Luis Suárez, Pep Guardiola and even Andrés Iniesta. Luis Enrique also has added to this current.

The ex trainer of the FC Barcelona and current seleccionador of Spain attended to Movistar during the rest of the final of the Supercopa of Spain -in which the Real Madrid imposed to the Athletic - contested in Saudi Arabia and expressed his firm belief of the capacity of Valverde to be able to follow conquering titles.

"Valverde Has won titles and is in disposal to follow winning them"

"It has not wrapped at all, but there of what means to lose for a big club like the Barça. Whenever sucede occur things, there is a special pressure around the trainer and also of the players, those that have had the fortune to be trainers of big teams know it, that is a sport of risk. Valverde Is a trainer experienced, that has won titles and is in disposal to follow winning them", commented the Asturian.

Luis Enrique remembered that, with the Txingurri, the Barça is leader in LaLiga and is in eighth of Champions League. "Empatizo Because it falls me of wonder, already coincide a lot when he trained to the Athletic and I l Barça, is doing a very good work, and is in disposal to follow winning titles, all no, because the Supercopa no, but is leader in LaLiga and is classified for eighth of Champions. It is one of the best Spanish trainers", said.

Defence to Valverde after the tension lived

They are many those that are expressing his solidarity with ernesto Valverde, that is not going through a moment simple in the bench of the FC Barcelona. Until this Monday, the Barcelona club has not contacted with him to explain him the immediate situation of the bench culé neither neither the contacts that the club has been supported by candidates like Xavi Hernández or Ronald Koeman.

To the Txingurri would not have seated him at all well the silence of the FC Barcelona, understanding a sportive decision like his dismissal but without comprising why has acted to his backs. The next days will be key for averiguar once and for all who will occupy the Barcelona bench the next campaign.

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