CONTROVERSY WITH BOTH PLAYERS
Valverde analyzes the role of Dembélé and the lack of opportunities of Riqui Puig
Published:4/11/2019 - 18:13h
Updated:4/11/2019 - 18:13h
Ernesto Valverde spoke at a press conference about two of the controversies that are currently in Barça. Coach Culé referred to the situation of Dembélé, who was not summoned in Levante, and that of Riqui Puig, who has asked for more opportunities
Ernesto Valverde no only spoke in press conference on the Slavia Prague, rival of the FC Barcelona this Tuesday in Champions, or on the defeat against the Raise and the consequences that has had. The trainer barcelonista also referred to other controversial subjects like the paper that has right now Ousmane Dembélé or the fault of opportunities of Riqui Puig.
The canterano, in fact, took the word this past Sunday and left clear that if it does not have more opportunities with the first team, will have to replantearse his future. The midfield player did a statement of intentions and left for the first time opened the door to his course of the Barça. To the 'Txingurri' have asked after him all this, but he follows seeing the things of the same way that always.
"They are some questions of internal character. Really I do not know what can happen in the market of winter because it remains time. Have a lot of people in the centre of the field and every time that come here ask after me those that are not, but Riqui Puig is a talent that is clear that goes to play in the Barça, but do not know when. It is in period of training and the period that it is in the B is coming him well", aimed.
His words leave clear that the technician culé does not have thought to give him some opportunity to short or even half term to the '6' of the filial. Not even Carles Aleñá, already with index card of the first team, is having minutes this course, with what seems impossible that go to have them Riqui. In January could have novelties and who know if the one of Matadepera could decide go out yielded to leave the Second B.
Valverde Held responsible to Dembélé of his role
In addition to on the canterano, Valverde also señaló that the situation of Ousmane Dembélé is not distinct to the one of other players. It did not want to give him importance to his absence against the Raise and left clear that the responsibility to play more or less is only and exclusively of the French.
"Dembélé? Each one has to look for always his place, when it plays, try keep in the place. The same that happens him to Ansu, to Luis or to Griezmann or to Hammered, as it happens him to Dembélé. It will have to try keep and that do not remove him the place when have his option", admitted the extremeño.