Ronald Koeman, in the Barça-Stuttgart


Koeman praises the Memphis-Griezmann connection and talks about Messi's future

Published:31/07/2021 - 22:11h

Updated:31/07/2021 - 22:11h

The Barcelona trainer Ronald Koeman has taken the word after the victory of the FC Barcelona in front of the Stuttgart (0-3) in Germany

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The FC Barcelona has signed a very complete party in front of the Stuttgart in the third commitment of the pre-season 2021-2022. With a much more recognizable team and the presence of the majority of the international, the team directed by Ronald Koeman signed an exhibition in the Favours Benz Sand that finalised with goals of Memphis, Yosuf Demir and Riqui Puig.

In addition to the victory, of the party of the Barcelona can stand out a lot of things, like the game of Sergiño Dest by the left band or the absolute command of 'Gavi' in all the duels in the centre of the field, as well as the big potential of Depay and the deployment of Griezmann, that continues dazzling in spite of having been very discussed.

Of all this spoke Ronald Koeman in back statements to the party in front of the Germans. On the new star culé, Memphis, aimed that "sure that the people knows to Memphis, has been in the United, the last years in the Lyon and especially has showed to be goleador, has showed it marking to the first. By his game, strength and rapidity gives things to the team". To his time, highlighted that "his connection with Antoine is very good and this gives us a lot". After having exchanging positions with regard to the first party, explained that "they are two players that can play in different positions in the attack. We go to have competition", stood out the Dutch trainer.

"Ojalá That Read go back with us… is quality up that it will be very necessary"

Next, Koeman 'wetted' with the future of Leo Messi, the one who does not have agreement with the FC Barcelona and is expecting that the club resolve the 'fringes' economic to be able to sign a new agreement. The Dutch expressed that the competition by a place in the attack: "we Go to have to Agüero, ojalá that Read go back with us… is quality up that it will be very necessary", expressed.

Satisfied with the team

On the other hand, the one of Zaandam aimed that "it has been a big party, against a competitive team that was more filmed, with more parties of preparation. We have showed that are in the good way, physically go to more, the players are working a lot and well".

Of the same way, expressed that it liked him almost everything of what showed his team: "we Have showed in a lot of phases a lot of quality. The attitude, the delivery and the ambition have been very important. We have been able to mark more goals, have had occasions" and that "it is important to play with a team like the Stuttgart, that carries more time, in a field with public, what gives more the feeling that we are playing like the Barça, with a team with a lot of future and young people", adding that "what more competition, better".

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