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Unzué is honest about the Rakitic case: "It's normal, but it attracts attention"

Published:14/11/2019 - 14:18h

Updated:14/11/2019 - 14:18h

Juan Carlos Unzué talked about Barça in an interview and he mentioned the situation of Ivan Rakitic. The coach considers that it is normal that he has lost some minutes, but also understands that it attracts attention

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The market of signings of winter could concretise several exits in the FC Barcelona, and one of them is the one of Ivan Rakitic. The one of Möhlin has happened to be a key piece in the room of machines to an acting with little prominence, and to his 31 years does not want to resignarse to rest in the bench of the Camp Nou. If his situation does not improve in the weeks to come, will listen offers and will do the cases in January of 2020.

The case of the Croatian has given foot to an agitated debate in the City Condal, and the last in pronouncing has been Juan Carlos Unzué. The technician, that formed part of the staff like assistant of trainers of the size of Pep Guardiola and Luis Enrique sinceró in an interview with the newspaper 'Sport', in which it showed understanding but at the same time something surprised: "it Is part of the career of a player. There is new competition, the trainer will have his reasons and decides to put it less".

"But yes it is truth that calls the attention because Rakitic is a player that has given a lot to the Barcelona from his arrival, no only in the individual, but for me has helped to that the team was more balanced and play better", commented, doing reference to the excellent performance that the ex of the Seville provided from his arrival. The 18 millions invested in his incorporation suppose an authentic bargain.


The navarro, that recently was destituido by the Girona, showed wary to the hour to speak of the future of Ernesto Valverde, and demanded something of patience and confidence before taking important decisions for the Barcelona project: "I have not been able to follow a lot the First Division up to now, but the speaker of the Barça is very big. Only I ask that it have confidence in which they are, that are very good, and at the end of season that take the decisions that have to ".

"What more tranquility there is in this distance, more possibilities there is that the players give us a lot of joys", recalcó, ensuring that the key so that there are titles at the end of the campaign is that the changing room was calm and can isolate of the speculations that usually rondan to the Barça. The one of Pamplona underlined that achieve that the stars centre in the football can be determinant.

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Also 'it wetted' Unzué on the growth of Leo Messi, that thinks that will not detain if his motivation and ambition follow intact: "By what know it, and is not little, do not have any doubt that it is opened to improve each day. They go you to be followed when they feel that there is an idea that goes them to help to fulfil the aims", signalled, indicating that the one of Rosario is practically imparable if it puts new put.

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