Memphis Depay In his first party with the Barça


Depay confesses: Messi, Koeman, his hunger for victories, his versatility...

Published:28/07/2021 - 09:38h

Updated:28/07/2021 - 09:38h

Memphis Depay confessed this Wednesday in interviews with 'Sport' and 'MD'. The Dutchman made clear what he thinks about Leo Messi, highlighted the figure of Ronald Koeman and referred to the role he could play at Barça

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"It would be incredible to play with him. Ojalá Was possible. Has a series of qualities that the team needs and would be important to build it everything around this. There is a lot of talent in the team. For me it would be fantastic to play to his side and win titles, for real". These were the words of Memphis Depay on the possibility to play with Leo Messi in the interview that conceded the forward to the newspaper 'Sport'.

The Dutch attacker also wanted to leave clear that it is compatible with the Kun Agüero and with the rest of forwards, including to Leo, to Antoine Griezmann or to Ansu Fati. "We are many attacker, but all different in my opinion. Have skills and different strong points to the ones of Agüero, for example, or any player. I think that the three are compatible and different, but go to see as it gives everything", aimed.

On the other hand, it recognised that it does not arrive to the FC Barcelona to demand at all, but his wish is to do his work so that the team can win it everything. "I want to win trophies and help to the team with assistances and goals. I have to give all what have inside by the team. I have arrived here with all my qualities and go to try apply them. This is a new adventure for me. Another club, another changing room, something totally distinct", reflexionó.

Besides, it admitted that Ronald Koeman has been key in his career and did not doubt in signalling him like the culprit of his signing by the Barça. "Ronald has been very important. It has had a big impact for me, in important years. It was able to change to the Dutch selection, explained with me, gave me the confidence. Now it has wanted to explain with me for this adventure in Barcelona, so definitely it has been a notable figure", indicated.

Also it left clear how is his football and that will adapt to any one of the three positions of the forward. "Game in a lot of positions. Of forward, of left extreme, of false nine... I can play in all these positions and seat me comfortable. Always I try to create a lot of danger and be direct, look for the shortest way to mark goal. Be creative. It loves me how it plays the Barça and want to adapt me the sooner possible", stood out.

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On the other hand, in 'Sportive World' also referred to how has received him the changing room of the Barcelona from his arrival. "All the world was very kind with me, felt a big welcome and is a feeling that does you feel very comfortable. Of course the level of the training is high, but this does me happy because it is what felt that it needed in my following step like professional", commented.

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