PRESS CONFERENCE OF QUIQUE SETIÉN

Quique Setién warns about the Valencia and opens the door to Rodrigo

Published:24/01/2020 - 15:50h

Updated:24/01/2020 - 15:50h

The coach of the FC Barcelona, Quique Setién, appeared this Friday in press conference, and was asked after the possible signing of Rodrigo Moreno among other things

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In statements conceded to the media, Quique Setién happened magazine this Friday to the actuality of the FC Barcelona and analysed how are being his first days to the control of the team culé, that will have a proof of fire this Saturday against Valencia CF in Mestalla. "It is a big team with big footballers and will be a team with a lot of level. Have capacity to attack us. Will have more spaces that in the previous parties", manifested the Barcelona trainer, conscious that the Barça will have to improve the version of the parties in front of Granada and Ibiza.

"We have to improve some things. It was missing us tarpaulin in front of the Granada, but did a lot of things of which already did and in this are quite happy. My intention was that it did not influence a lot of who played but we saw a Barça equal in Ibiza, but the circumstances were not the same that in front of the Granada. The circumstances were special and we neither were inspired. I am safe that we will generate danger and afterwards will see", valued the Cantabrian technician in this regard of the last crashes of League and Glass.

"Rodrigo Moreno? To me they like me all the big players..."

They asked him on the possibility that the FC Barcelona fiche to a 'nine' before it finish the market of winter, and did not want to wet. "They are suppositions that do not value. The Barça is a big team and always has to compete for winning it everything. There are some things that can not control like the injuries". This yes, did not hide that it likes him Rodrigo Moreno when they asked him directly by him. "To me they like me all the big players".

The Spanish forward of Brazilian origin will be, precisely, the greater threat of Valencia against the FC Barcelona this Saturday. "It is an extraordinary footballer that can complicate him to any team. We know it of leftovers. It is a key piece for any team and in this case Valencia. It would have preferred that it did not play, but the level of Valencia is very high with players of a lot of level".

"I am very happy and satisfied of how go the events"

It will be a new examination for Quique Setién in the bench of the Barcelona. "My first big examination was in front of the Granada and the second grandísimo was in Ibiza. I know that in Valencia carries a lot of years without losing with a lot of ties and also victories and the rival is of the best. Examinations it is necessary to happen them here every day", signalled, warning that the Barça has to improve still in many respects, as for example the exit of balloon. "It is very important to have the control from backwards and manage well the balloon. If rifas the balloon up, the normal is that you finish it losing. We are working enough in this sense to give fluidity to the exit. Perhaps there are moments in that it have cost us something more, but will take it into account".

In general lines, ensured to be happy by how are going him the things in the last days. "I am very happy and satisfied of how go the events. The things that have gone out us badly have not been by will. It is not easy that interpret the players what want to because they depend on his mates. It is obvious that the victories go us to help and think that go on the way correct".

Arturo Vidal and Griezmann, safe values

It likes him Arturo Vidal and does not want that it do the cases this winter, something every time less likely. "I want players very complete that know to do a lot of things, even some that do not ask them. From the position of interior, where in principle will play, has to know when help, support and defend. It pretends that it understand well the position and that associate well with his mates", commented Setién.

"Now we do not have a specific player that can play of '9' and the alternative of Griezmann is here"

It valued, besides, the possibility that Griezmann go back to play of 'nine' after his two goals in Ibiza. "It is an option, really. Now we do not have a very specific player that can play of '9' and the alternative of Griezmann, that did it very well, is here. We value it. It is not a '9' '9' since desmarca and is here. His mates filtered very well the pass to find him".

The Leganés, rival of the Barça in eighth of Glass

And, finally, it was asked after the following rival of the Barça in the Glass of Rey, the Leganés, to the that will measure in the Camp Nou during the round of eighth of final. "Definitely, have two parties been still in house always is an advantage, and more with the circumstances that could have given in case of other rivals. We have seen already the consequences for teams of First in front of other groups of lower category", concluded, remembering the fusses of clubs like Athletic, Celtic or Betis in the previous round. The Barcelona, in definite, faces with optimism his next challenges, so much in Glass as in League.

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