Ernesto Valverde, during the back press conference of Barça-Betis


Valverde: "For Griezmann it was an important day"

Published:26/08/2019 - 02:55h

Updated:26/08/2019 - 02:55h

The trainer of the FC Barcelona, Ernesto Valverde, appeared in just press conference after the match won against Real Betis (5-2) and applauded the work and the attitude of all the team

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The goal of Fekir to the chamber of hour of party did not presage at all good for the FC Barcelona, but the team knew sobreponerse and follow working to finish goleando to the ones of Rubi. In press conference, Ernesto Valverde valued very positively the attitude of his to surpass to the rival with holgura in spite of the remarkable drops in the forward, the trident Messi-Suárez-Dembélé.

In fact, in spite of the contrast of result with the defeat in Saint Mamés, Valverde thinks that both parties were seemed. "If we see the last parties, also dominate in Saint Mamés, but lost. The line is seemed. We begin well, but losing in front of the Betis, and had to trace back. The parties go out sometimes like this", signalled the 'Txingurri' in front of the means.

"Ansu Fati Has desparpajo, is fast and encara well. At the end it will depend of the performance"

The goal of Fekir no trastocó the initial plan of game, further to command to heat to Arturo Vidal. "it was liking Me The game, but at the end if you see that you go losing always think that you can change things. With the 0-1 commanded to heat to Vidal, was an alternative. In spite of everything needed to mark. The 1-1 did us well, even could do the second. The rhythm of the party was high and to us interests us".

One of the big triunfadores of the night was Antoine Griezmann, the one who put the team to the back in the front of attack. "In general lines all have been well. Griezmann For being a signing, when having absences and play up the people has been slope. But all, also Pérez and Rafinha. I give value to the rival, but for Griezmann was an important day", explained the Barcelona technician.

On the absence of Ivan Rakitic, that not even heated, Valverde did not give pistar on his future and limited to remember the big competition that exists in the centre of the field this season 2019-20. "There are a lot of players in midfield. Aleñá Was headline and today was not. Rakitic Went out the other day, today no", exemplified.

Ansumane Fati, grata surprise for Valverde

The one who himself had of minutes was Ansumane Fati, that debuted with the first team to his 16 añitos. "Has qualities, is young, has to follow a process, but has things that in these situations can help us. Has desparpajo, is fast and encara well. At the end it will depend of the performance", valued Ernesto Valverde. It is clear that the trainer has big hopes deposited in the attacker youngster, but will do fault still a lot of shooting for pulirle. His good minutes in the Camp Nou, in any case, leave the open door to that it can go summoned to more split this season.

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