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Do you have more of Pep or Mou? Xabi Alonso is sincere after signing with Leverkusen

Published:8/10/2022 - 08:54h

Updated:8/10/2022 - 08:54h

Xabi Alonso, new coach of Bayer Leverkusen, has spoken to the press to clarify some doubts about his new position. The ex-footballer mentioned the legacy left by coaches like Guardiola and Mourinho

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Xabi Alonso, one of the most important footballers that dressed the elastic of Spain and of the Real Madrid, has appeared in front of the media in the back press conference to his nomination like new trainer of the Bayer Leverkusen. In her, it spoke of the legacy that have left in him personalities like José Mourinho and Pep Guardiola, with which had contact when it still was one more on the lawn.

The Basque began his intervention after directing to the first team germano mentioning the most important education that left in him both technicians. "The main lesson that have learnt of them is that the players need to follow you, need to believe in what you do, they need to know that they improve with your training, with your help", aimed the exfutbolista.

Besides, it added that it is necessary to strengthen this bond with the players through different ways. "In the day in day out will have time to work this but that is the main question, it is necessary to have different approaches but first goes the management and afterwards the knowledge and the tactics", affirmed Alonso, the one who already knows the dynamics of work in big teams like Liverpool, Real Madrid and Bayern Munich.

Clear mission

Like this the things, the one of Tolosa lands in the banqullo of the German group for revertir the abysmal situation that cross so much in league as in Champions. In the domestic tournament occupy the penultimate position of the table with alone five points in the last eight commitments, whereas in League of Champions still have options to advance to eighth if they close the phase with a good presentation.

Between his attainments highlights to have risen to the filial of the Real Sociedad to LaLiga SmartBank, although it could not keep the category the following year. His agreement will be by what subtracts of season with the option to renew by a year more depending on the results obtained.

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