Rakitic: "To iniesta give him the balloon and the other does it alone"

Rakitic: "To Iniesta give him the balloon and the other does it alone"

Rakitic: "To Iniesta give him the balloon and the other does it alone"

Published:1/08/2014 - 17:49h


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The new midfield player of the Barça, Ivan Rakitic, has undone in praises to some of his new mates in an interview. The Croat has stood out above the rest to Xavi Hernández and Andrés Iniesta, to those who considers of another level

In an interview conceded to "RAC1", Ivan Rakitic has spoken on how have received him his new mates in the FC Barcelona and has stood out some of the qualities of Andrés Iniesta and Xavi Hernández, among others. It shows surprised and grateful, besides, by the high intensity with which live the trainings of Luis Enrique. "I miss to my família. But it is a necessary time to take the ideal form. We are hard at work and it is necessary to tighten a bit the teeth. The team is training hard and strong. We are in the good way. The Barça does not have at all that see with the Seville. This is the biggest club of the world. Still like this, Émery had a similar idea. To him also I want to thank for him everything. It is truth, but, that here the intensity is higher".

On Xavi and Andrés Iniesta, has said the following: "Of Xavi admire it almost everything. It is a gentleman in everything. Play against him is very difficult, because it knows when it is necessary to give rhythm and when no. It is a player of maximum level and a perfect captain also out of the field. To Andrés give him the balloon and the other does it alone. It is impressive the change of rhythm that has. I have to enjoy the fact to be able to play to his side". In the personal appearance, has stood out the quantity of things that learnt in Germany with Felix Magath, the one who went his trainer. "Had to Félix Magath. With him the discipline was very important, so much inside as out of the terrain of game".

Finally, it has wanted to clear some statements that were taken out of context after besara in the mouth with Carriço just after winning the UEFA Europe League with the Seville. "It was a misunderstanding. Always I am opened to share changing room with the one who was. Whenever it was good person and good footballer, the sexual tendency of the person does not matter at all".

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