GRIEZMANN, COMFORTABLE IN THE CENTRE
Griezmann: "I'm here to help and if they need me from '9', I'm going up"
Published:31/01/2020 - 01:04h
Updated:31/01/2020 - 01:04h
Antoine Griezmann played against Leganés of '9' and was once again decisive when opening the score for 1-0. The Frenchman spoke after the game about his position in the field and made it clear that he is comfortable anywhere
The FC Barcelona surpassed with ease to the Leganés for colarse in the quarter-finals of the Glass of Rey. The culés won to the group pepinero by 5-0 with a big party of all the team in which they stood out several footballers in particular. Leo Messi went back to be the best with two goals and an assistance, but Antoine Griezmann or Clément Lenglet, that also marked, surrendered to a very high level.
Precisely the French forward was one of the attendants to speak after the meeting. The ex of the Athletic of Madrid exerted of '9' in front of the absence by injury of Luis Suárez and commissioned to inaugurate the marker with the first of the five so many Barcelona. The international 'bleu' controlled inside the area with his good leg, the left, and with the right crossed it to perfection to beat to a Cuéllar that it did not have at all that do.
Although up to now it had cost him surrender of '9' pure without any reference to his side, the ex colchonero recognised that it felt how in front of the Leganés and that it is a position that likes him by the freedom of movements that has. "I am accustomed to play by the centre, with the Atleti and with the selection did it. Are where move me and have more freedom", admitted.
"I am accustomed to play by the centre. Are where move me and have more freedom"
Although already it had said it in other occasions, the Frenchman remembered that it has not arrived to the Barcelona to demand at all. The '17' only wants to help to his mates and to his club to win and for this will play where the trainer put him. "I am here to help, inside or was, and if they need me of '9', as I will play up. It gives me the same where it play. What want to is to contribute to the team", signalled.
Griezmann Also left clear that little by little go internalising what asks them Quique Setién. The Barça had left very bad image in his last parties against Ibiza and Valencia, but in front of the Real saw an evident improvement by part of all. "We are trying to learn the way to play of the míster that is different to the one of before. We are working in this and while taking out the parties forward", affirmed.
Griezmann Thinks that the Barça can give more
In spite of the victory, of the best image given and of the so been bulky result, the French aimed that the Barcelona still has margin to improve. The own Setién also said something seemed in press conference. "Still we have things that improve, but are in the good way. We will try to do better the things to improve although we are well", finalised, autoexigiéndose the best.