Pep Guardiola applauds after a party


Pep Guardiola speaks wonders of Quique Setién

Published:18/01/2020 - 00:51h

Updated:18/01/2020 - 02:50h

Quique Setién has a game philosophy very similar to Pep Guardiola. Manchester City coach praised FC Barcelona and wished him luck

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Pep Guardiola is the technician with which the FC Barcelona deployed the best game of his history. Infinite possessions, intense pressure to drown to the rival in his own field, game asociativo and of position... Some ideals that the Catalan trainer defended to death and with which conquered Europe no only by titles, but by enamorar with a football of beautiful bill.

Quique Setién, recently appointed like new trainer of the Barça, has a philosophy of game very seemed to the of Sampedor and precisely thus it has been the elected by the club culé to relieve to Ernesto Valverde​ in spite of have not conquered never any title. His idea of football ilusiona to some fans that expects to go back to amuse seeing play to his team.

In some recent statements collected by the newspaper Sport, Pep Guardiola elogió openly to Quique Setién, that precisely travelled does some months beside his staff to Manchester to know the installations 'cityzens'. "It was here in Manchester and so much he like his staff were very kind, went a pleasure", recognised the Catalan trainer.

Guardiola, besides, wished him luck in his new stage in the Camp Nou and admitted that the teams that directs the Cantabrian trainer always practise a very attractive football. "I wish him the best to Quique Setién. His teams always play very well, especially when I have followed it more in his stage in the Betis", said.

In the same press conference, Guardiola subtracted importance to the party that celebrated his players recently. "It knew the of the party. It is usual that the group, when have free, do dinners between them, or with staff… Sometimes do it in his houses, others in restaurants as it was the case. I think that it is well. It knew that they went to do this dinner", ensured.

Possible rivals in Champions?

Pep Guardiola and Quique Setién admire between them, but this same year could be rival in the Champions League. In eighth of final, the Manchester City will confront to the Real Madrid and the FC Barcelona will do it against the Naples. If both achieve to happen his eliminatory, could find in phases more advanced of the competition.

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