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Luis Enrique: "That this was football and no American football"

Luis Enrique: "That this was football and no American football"

Published:6/01/2016 - 23:40h


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The trainer of the FC Barcelona, Luis Enrique, showed something annoying in press conference by the aggressiveness of the players of the Espanyol in the Camp Nou, although it valued the big work of his footballers and also the minutes of Burn Turan and Aleix Vidal, that debuted

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In statements conceded in just press conference after the been bulky victory of the FC Barcelona in the gone of eighth of final of the Glass of the King against the Espanyol, Luis Enrique valued very positively the work of his footballers against the pericos and regretted the actions in which the visitors of happened of turns, exceeding the limits of the intensity to fall in the violence. In spite of everything, the Asturian technician did not want to go in in controversies and, as always, showed discreet in press conference in front of the media.

"The party had like aim that could play the possible maximum of time, give the best possible show. I think that it has been like this although there has been something of wind that prevented when there were changes of aerial orientation. There are moments in that it has had too much rhythm. I think that it has been short the result in front of a rival that has defended well", said Luis Enrique, to the one who asked him if the Espanyol had exceeded the limits of the intensity.

"The limits put them the referees. They are the attendants in that this was football and no American football. There has been intensity and tension. It would like me that there were the best possible moments. The limits mark them the referees". On the encontronazo of several players of both teams in the tunnel of changing rooms, limited to ensure with irony that what said "were Christmas carols", and did not show concerned by the foul play of the Espanyol.

"It concerns me all what was to move away to play to the football. What look for is to play. When somebody extralimite his actions, there is a referee. It concerns me what happen of the antideportivo. We are teams that have our usual peculiarity and it is necessary to understand it from the positive side". To Luis Enrique liked him the minutes of Burn Turan and Aleix Vidal.

"Burn and Aleix have liked me. It is evident that carries time without competing. They have given solutions, gives desborde and Aleix has had good minutes". And it showed satisfied with the final result of the meeting. "Yes I am satisfied because the marker reflects our superiority. Our aim in Cornellà is to go to win as we do in each party". Finally, it delivered praises for Andrés Iniesta, that signed a spectacular performance. "It is that it is very difficult to remain with a quality. Has an only peripheral vision like Xavi. I have not seen anybody that was able to see what there is behind in his back. It is a magic player. It is irrepetible".

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