Digne Threw a pulla to Valverde


The 'dart' of Lucas Digne to Valverde from England

Published:10/10/2018 - 22:35h

Updated:10/10/2018 - 22:36h

The FC Barcelona and Lucas Digne finished his contractual relation after agreeing the traspaso of the French side to the Everton, of the Premier League English. The French spoke on this and threw him a pulla to Ernesto Valverde

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Lucas Digne was one of the players that abandoned the FC Barcelona the past summer to undertake a new adventure in the Everton in return of some 20 million euros. After two seasons dressed of Barcelona without achieving be indisputable headline in the onces so much of Luis Enrique, his first trainer in the club culé, as of Ernesto Valverde, current technician, the French decided to change of airs.

In the FC Barcelona, Lucas Digne always was to the shadow of Jordi Alba, a player too determinant as so that the few rotations that brought to the French to the titularity satiated his hunger of minutes. Finally, the side saw that the best form to give impulse to his career was leaving to another team where could have more opportunities.

"It needed to feel the confidence of a trainer"

In some statements to L'Instrument, Digne ensures that the project of the Everton seduced him until the point to ask him to the Barça his exit: "I Felt the need to play and the Everton had a súper project. The technician called me by telephone, had very good feeling and said me is here where have to play. And I asked him to the Barça abandon the club".

In spite of his course, the French side does not forget his ancient club, to the that devoted big praises: "it Was a personal decision and was hard to take it. In Barcelona was well, my family was well. The Barça for me is the biggest club of the world, regarding quality of effective, of players and of changing room, lived very well there and was a big experience form part of this group during two years".

It was then when Digne, indirectly, launched a pulla to Ernesto Valverde, that hardly gave him opportunities to play, praising the confidence that has him Marco Silva, technician of the Everton: "Had the need to feel an enormous confidence by part of a trainer, felt it and said me, the Everton is the perfect club for me".

The Barça does not have substitute for Jordi Alba

In spite of that Digne did not form part of the group of transferibles that yes or yes had to abandon the team, in the sportive direction contemplated the option to sell him if it arrived a good offer, as finally like this was been the case. The problem was that no brought him any substitute and now Valverde, seeing that Juan Miranda still is green to play with the first team, is opting for reconverting to Vermaelen to give him rest to Jordi Alba.

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