DISCREET IN FRONT OF PARAGUAY
Coutinho Follows without shining in the Glass America and already expects to Messi in semifinals
Published:28/06/2019 - 16:24h
Updated:29/06/2019 - 00:37h
Philippe Coutinho follows without having the decisive paper that expects of him in the Brazilian selection in the Glass America. In the quarter-finals against Paraguay, had a discreet paper and failed a clear occasion. His next rival will be Argentina, with Messi at the front
The selection of Brazil won to the one of Paraguay in the quarter-finals of the Glass America and already rival wait in the semifinals. The pupilos of Tite will see them to him with the Argentinian of Leo Messi. This yes, will have to improve so much the game like the effectiveness of face to door.
And one of the footballers that more in depth has to employ in this mejoría is Philippe Coutinho, that went back to have a discreet paper against the Paraguayans. The mediapunta Barcelona went back to be to a level underneath of what expected of him in this Glass America and, besides, erró a clear opportunity with a frank shot from inside the area that had been able to avoid the batch of penaltis.
In front of the injury of Neymar that separated to the forward of Paris Saint-Germain of the competition, Coutinho was the footballer to the that all aimed to turn into the big leader of the team, in the footballer that had to assume responsibility. But it is not it achieving and his performances go very in the line of the level that has showed in the Barça during the last months.
Of rebound, these bad feelings that is leaving Coutinho also affect to the FC Barcelona, that expected a good paper of the midfield player carioca in the Glass America so that revalorizase and, of this form, can sell him by a quantity of money higher. Now, to the culé remain him two parties (one, if it falls in 'semis') to show the leadership that demands him .
Coutinho Expects to Messi in semifinals
Philippe Coutinho spoke in mixed zone after the victory against Paraguay and showed satisfied by the level of game of Brazil. "Today we go out victorious deservedly. I go out happy and satisfied, big party, all devoted to the maximum, to what demands the competition", commented the Barcelona after winning by penaltis.
Besides, also it spoke on the duel against his mate Leo Messi in semifinals, something that will be "very difficult" for them since the star albiceleste "can desequilibrar the game anytime. The important is to do our work and prepare us well for the party", sentenced.