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Xavi: "Leo Messi dominates it everything, does not have comparison"

Published:8/01/2018 - 23:32h

Updated:9/01/2018 - 02:07h

In addition to valuing the situation of the current football, Xavi Hernández has signalled which will be the players that will dominate in the future. After signalling the supremacy of Leo Messi, the Catalan has bet by Neymar above Kylian Mbappé

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In his paper of adviser for the World-wide of Qatar, Xavi Hernández is doing a work of instructor futbolístico for the teams, and often speaks on the philosophy of the FC Barcelona and the one of Pep Guardiola to speak on his way to understand the game. In an interview in 'The World', the Catalan also has referred to the big players of present and future, and has begun by Leo Messi.

"Tácticamente Understands it everything. It is of shame that compare it with any another. Messi dominates everything. The space, the time, where is the mate and the rival. Before only desequilibraba by skill and strength. Now you dribla by cabrón: it attracts you. It sees that has a marker and as it knows that it has him fear expects to that avenges the another, and when has a 3x1 in the just moment the raisin", has described on the Argentinian.

And to give an idea of his impact, has compared it with a player of basketball: "This saw it in LeBron James. In direct, in the final Cavaliers-Miami of 2014. LeBron Is not only an individual player. When LeBron had two on, did you pum and happened and the mate remained free and could throw a triple free of mark. This is what do Messi and Iniesta. They attract you until there is one free. What does not go out you anybody? We go to play".

"We have worked it from boys. To know where is the space and where the free man. Until Ter Stegen knows it. Ter Stegen Trains for this. This long kickoff pumped that does and say 'has thrown it'. It has not thrown it. The Bayern when it came to the Camp Nou did us individual labeling and left to Ter Stegen alone. And Ter Stegen gave him the pass to Luis Suarez and were three against three", has signalled.

Neymar, the successor

In addition to delivering praises for Messi, also has devoted them to him to Neymar, to the that has considered one of the best of the world: "Neymar is an incredible leader. In the field is brutal. Has a personality that does not scare him at all, and that is a virtue. What differentiates to the big footballer is this. That in the most difficult moments says you: 'Give me the balloon'. It angers when no they give it to him, this is a past".

Repecto To who thinks that will be the successor of the pair that today dominates the football, Xavi also has wetted : "I Think that it goes to have a period after Messi and Christian in where Neymar goes to be the reference. Because besides it is Brazilian and Brazil has all the numbers to be in the final of a World-wide. It goes to be one was Neymar of three or four years.

"Neymar And Mbappé sucederán to Messi and Cristiano, but for the time being Ney is better"

"And afterwards it will come Mbappé. Has a brutal potential. It is very young. Only 19 years. And it is very beast. But I do not see it… I Think that the talent imposes to the physical. Neymar Is like Messi: talent and physicist. And I think that Mbappé has more physical that talent. And like me I understand the game the footballers that mark the difference do it by talent more than by physicist", has confessed on the French, to the that also sees big qualities.

"Neither I neither Iniesta have been physical. We have been talent at all more. The touched by the magic wand have the two things: Maradona, Peeled, Ronaldo Nazario, Messi, Neymar... And Mbappé also has talent. But I see to Mbappé more like Henry. If to Mbappé takes it a Guardiola of a 8,5 raisin to a 9,5. Neymar Already is a 9,5. Hardly it can improve. Mbappé Has to improve a lot of things especially to level to understand the game. To my way to see the game, for the time being, Neymar is better", has reflexionado.

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