Leo Messi poses with the Champions League trophy

HE EXCUSES VALVERDE

The biggest regret of Leo Messi with the Champions: "It is our fault, the players one"

Published:9/10/2019 - 12:13h

Updated:9/10/2019 - 13:27h

Leo Messi talked about several subjects related with Barça in an interview for 'RAC1', and focused his speech in the Champions league. The argentinian admits that this is his biggest target, and that the recent failures are the player's fault

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Leo Messi has confessed again in an interview, in which it has spoken of his future or of the signings of the FC Barcelona. The one of Rosario has not bitten the tongue in his conversation with 'RAC1', in which it also has thought on the demanding fight by the titles. His will always has been to form part of a competitive project, and there is an aim in his list that follows being marked in red.

The Argentinian has regretted the recent disappointments in Champions League, especially because it considers that the team could give more than yes, a question that to the hour of the truth did not see reflected on the terrain of game, the examination that defines who are the winners and who finish with the empty hands: "we Leave to escape a lot of opportunities and could have had some Champions more in all this time but a thing is what believe and the another the reality. It did not give and lamentably already it does long that it does not win ".

In this sense, has been questioned by the Balloon of Gold, but has explained that it does not go in in his priorities, a place where himself is the longed for 'orejona'. "I do not know if I will win the Balloon of Gold but would not be a disappointment not to win it. The individual prizes are a recognition but were not priority. It would disappoint me more happen another year without winning the Champions, that is the aim of all, go back to conquer the Glass and go back it to bring home", has insisted, with a speech that already has manifested in the last presentations of season.

"Valverde Does not have fault in the Champions and do not impose him I, decides it the club and the players support him as to the rest of trainers"

"Although it cost us start in this season, have a staff with grandísimos players and to opt to win everything. We are all to win and try achieve titles and is what wants the people. In these last years always had a winning project, although in the two last years was ours fault not to achieve it by what did in Rome and Liverpool, no by the project or by the trainer", has added, before referring with hardness to the last tropiezos in the European competition.

"The defeat against the Liverpool was ours fault, can not us happen what happened us because we came of the previous year with the Rome. We block us, it came us in command the party of Rome and every time went to worse, but does not go through a thing of the trainer, and neither was mine decision that remained as also it has said . The club decided that Valverde went to continue and for me and for all the changing room is a joy, because we support him and want to as it happened with Luis Enrique or with which was before and the another and the another", has detailed.

Messi thinks on the return of Xavi and Víctor Valdés

Speaking of trainers, Messi has referred to the new career of Xavi Hernández, of the one who expects that a day return to the Barça. The '10' has applauded the decision of his ex mate to form calmly, and considers that his turn to the Camp Nou will be very similar to which in his day encumbró to Pep Guardiola: "it Goes to go back when he want to and have win. it is forming And preparing and sometime will go back and will be very similar to what lived Guardiola, have the feeling that will go by this way".

Besides, it has explained that it is normal to miss to the egarense and to Andrés Iniesta, two historical referents that marked to the club and to the team: "it Was obvious that went to happen, find two players like Andrés and Xavi was impossible. Had a half of the field where had 90% of possession and when we lost it recovered it to the 5 seconds. We knew that it went to happen and have spectacular midfield players but they were only and therefore it changes the style or the philosophy of this team, because all went through they and not to have them changes it".

It has not wanted to extend too much, this yes, on another of his mates, Víctor Valdés, that does some months arrived to direct to the Juvenile To and finally has been destituido by his discrepancies with the sportive managers hardly some weeks after having been presented in the charge: "it surprised Me everything a bit, from the day that arrived to how went handling the things. I can not think a lot because I do not know, it saw that it went out a lot of information and a lot of news and surprised me that it go of this way".

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