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Mathieu attacks Barça locker room for Lenglet and doubts Griezmann

Published:23/02/2021 - 07:35h

Updated:23/02/2021 - 07:35h

Jérémy Mathieu, a former Barça player, spoke from his own experience of the Barça dressing room to try to defend Clément Lenglet, who was mentioned this season. He also spoke of Samuel Umtiti and Antoine Griezmann

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Jérémy Mathieu, ex player of the FC Barcelona, spoke with the program 'Your Diràs', of 'RAC1', on the changing room of the FC Barcelona. The French tried to comprise and defend to his compatriot Clément Lenglet and ensured that in the current Barcelona changing room could be missing somebody that support to the rest. "In the Barça were Xavi or Cesc those that spoke you after an error to say you that it did not happen at all, that would do it better the next time and things like this. It is truth that is missing a bit this in the changing room of the Barça", began.

"You have to learn that this works like this, that are a bit only, but does not happen at all, it is necessary to train more than anybody and already is", continued, to recognise to continuation that he felt only in the Camp Nou. "It does not know how it is the changing room inside of the Barça. I felt me a bit only in the changing room of the Barça, anybody is with you, for me is not the football club. All the world kills him, is part of the football. It is necessary to be the most positive to give the turn to the situation", said.

The same that it is him sucediendo this campaign to Lenglet, that has had several errors of bulto that are costing him a lot of criticisms, Mathieu also went through the same in the club. "The last year had a bad time, had the feeling that by my fault lost in Turín, killed me, but understand that in the football play eleven", commented, in reference to the 3-0 of the gone of quarter-finals of Champions in 2017.

Specifically, the Frenchman left clear that anybody in this staff, not even the trainer, supported him in the bad moments, something that yes occurred in the Sporting of Portugal shortly after.. "I went me to enjoy to the Sporting. There they came to speak with me when it happened something, but in the Barça at all of at all. I needed a bit of affection. For example when you do a grave error, anybody speaks with you the next day, neither a sentence. Luis Enrique, neither", criticised.

Also 'it wetted' on Griezmann and Umtiti

On the other hand, it spoke of Antoine Griezmann, that also is being criticised since it arrived to the Barcelona by his performance. The ex defender thinks that his compatriot made a mistake leaving the Athletic of Madrid. "Griezmann Is not to his level of the Athletic, personally in my opinion is an error that came to the Barcelona. There it was a very important piece and do not know if in the Barcelona has this importance. And afterwards, if it feels well in Barcelona or is not also important", declared.

Finally, it referred to the situation of Samuel Umtiti, that for many is finish for a so big club like the Barça. Mathieu, instead, still trusts that the one of Yaoundé recover his best level. "When salts of an injury is more difficult to go back to the one hundred by one hundred, suppose that it has happened him this, is a champion of the world, a big, and has to go back to his level, has to work more and train well pair be in his head also to the one hundred by one hundred", aimed.

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