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Ernesto Valverde: "The three points of Anoeta are the same as those of Madrid"

Published:13/12/2019 - 16:09h

Updated:13/12/2019 - 16:15h

Ernesto Valverde spoke with the press this Friday before the match against Real Sociedad. The Barcelona coach highlighted the importance and difficulty of the crash and preferred not to talk too much about the Classic

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Ernesto Valverde appeared this Friday in front of the press before the Real Sociedad-FC Barcelona that will contest this Saturday from the 16:00 hours. The culés confront to one of the best teams of LaLiga just before the Classical and have to add the three points not to arrive with disadvantage to the party against the Real Madrid. The 'Txingurri' spoke of the difficulty that comports the meeting against the 'txuri-urdin'.

"It is always one of the most difficult visits. They try to take out the balloons from backwards. Merino and Odegaard connect with the ones of up and of midfield to forward see them with a lot of spark and very well. We have won the two last years but before there was a series of stray parties. Now they are very well, they go fourth, with players very good up. In the last party in the Camp Nou cost us a lot and tightened us enough. It will be a hard party", aimed the technician extremeño.

"We expect that Semedo and Alba today have the high medical. I see them and train well"

Valverde Also spoke of the two sides lesionados that has the Barcelona. Nélson Semedo And Jordi Alba carry several weeks of drop, but could go back against the donostiarras according to the words of the trainer blaugrana. "They carry training from the last party of League. The Tuesday did not have the high and expect that today they have it. I see them and they train well", it ensured.

Also it spoke the 'Txingurri' on Arthur Melo, that on the contrary that Semedo and Alba will not be smart to play against the Real. The Brazilian follows with problems in the pubis and does not have date of return. "It arrived of the Brazilian selection with some annoyances, the same of the previous year. After the party in front of the Athletic had to stop it by problems of pubis, but doubt that it was for morning", said.

Valverde Does not think still in the Classical

This Friday have spoken from the Generalitat and the Mossos on the Classical and the security that there will be. Valverde Prefers to think only in the Real and did not want to go in too much in this subject. "Already we will see if it is necessary to concentrate and what do from the Sunday. We are not thinking further of the party of morning. Already I know that the Classical carries a lot of headlines, but the three points of Anoeta are equal that the ones of the Madrid", affirmed.

"I know that the Classical carries a lot of headlines, but the 3 points of Anoeta are equal that the ones of the Madrid"

The one of Viandar of the Edge referred also to Ivan Rakitic, that seems to have won a place in the eleven initial. The trainer barcelonista praised his work and left to fall that it will not go out in January. "we are playing Us A lot of things. When it approaches the market of winter, always ask you, but have to face the challenges that come. Now it is playing with more assiduity and if it does it is because it deserves it to him", signalled.

Another of the footballers that is sounding to go out in winter is Arturo Vidal. Valverde Said that it has the Chilean for what subtracts of year, although it did not close the door to a possible course in January. "It is an information that does not go out of us, but of the Inter. They will know. Still it has not begun the market. Have three parties before final of year, will have he if we believe it convenient and afterwards already will see", commented.

It does not close him the door to Pedro Rodríguez

In key traspasos, to the ex of the Athletic also asked after him Pedro Rodríguez, that has said recently that it would like him go back to the Barcelona. Valverde Did not close him the door to the Canarian. "Pedro is a historical player of the Barça. We do not go us to deceive. It is one of which has more titles, but is in another club and at the end is like this. Already we will see what offers the future. It is very wanted by the people", recognised.

"Ansu Is well and calm. It is more the noise of out that what there is here inside"

Finally, the extremeño spoke of Ansu Fati after his record of precocity like goleador in Champions. The juvenile is calm, although it still is not to 100% physically. "It is well and calm. It is more the noise of out that what there is here inside. we are taking care Him A bit to see if it surpasses these annoyances that has and is to the one hundred byone hundred , and by the other carry it with a lot of normality", concluded.

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