Antoine Griezmann in a training session of FC Barcelona


Rivaldo: "With Griezmann, Barça is more favourite for winning the Champions League"

Published:18/07/2019 - 19:30h

Updated:18/07/2019 - 20:14h

Rivaldo is always focused in the hot news of FC Barcelona, and often shares his opinion. The brazilian thinks that the azulgranas are more favourite for winning the Champions League after signing Antoine Griezmann, and also has spoken about Neymar and Philippe Coutinho

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The FC Barcelona is immersed in an important reform of his staff, and confronts to a long and demanding summer. The list of high and drops is opened and are varied the stars that could go in or go out of the Camp Nou, what has caused that the way to the month of September fill of emotion in the City Condal. The window estival of 2019 will be very encouraged for the culés, and already has given step to some opinions.

The one who has analysed the actuality barcelonista is Rivaldo, that has 'wetted' on the work that the Catalans have made to date. After a season of rumours, the Brazilian has recalcado that the signing of Antoine Griezmann could have a positive impact in the Champions: "The Barcelona always is favourite. It would be it without Griezmann, so it is obvious that if index cards to a player like him shoots your options to do something big. This means, definitely, win the Champions or at least arrive to the final".

"These investments always add responsibility and if Griezmann wants to avoid that they put it in doubt, is important that know to manage the pressure. How? Playing his best football to justify this cost. If you want to the best players have to invest these quantities", has signalled the one of Recife in his conversation with 'Betfair', where has given the key so that the 120 million euros credited to the Athletic of Madrid do not suppose a losa in the sportive path of the French.

"Neymar Has to plant face to his situation and play the best that can"

The ex player also has spoken on the pending businesses of the Barcelona, and has launched a council for Neymar. Under his point of view, has to be slope of his future, but is almost more important that put all his obstinacy in the football. The key will be that it go where go leave to be news by the líos extradeportivos: "If it remains , it will have to dosificar his behaviour. It has to try go back to do his best football was where was".

"It is clear that is not happy in the PSG and that arrepiente of his decision to leave of the Barcelona, but the things are not so simple. The PSG spent a lot and is normal that do not want to leave him leave. It is possible that the fans or the press was not happy with him, so it only has to plant him expensive to this situation and play the best that can. If it fixes them to him to do something special in the Champions can that the Parisian fan calm ", has added.

Rivaldo Advises to Coutinho that do not leave to the PSG

In relation to the subject Neymar, Rivaldo also has signalled to Philippe Coutinho, that could be coin of change between the Barça and the PSG. Once again, the crack has showed rotundo, and has launched a warning to the carioca now that his future is news day after days. It does not think that a mudanza to France go him to benefit: "If it was my decision, I did not abandon the Barcelona by the PSG".

"LaLiga Is very competitive and allows you have a glorious international shop window, but in France do not have at all of this. There the PSG is very above the rest. Always I have said that it can do in Barcelona what already did in the Liverpool that is where better played. I do not have so clear that want to go back to England", has resolved, underlining that it thinks that his compatriot would have to bet by another opportunity in the City Condal.

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