Ernesto Valverde, heading to the room of press of the Barça


Valverde, on Coutinho: "it Is a big player, of course"

Published:3/01/2018 - 17:44h

Updated:3/01/2018 - 18:17h

In spite of that the signing of Philippe Coutinho by the FC Barcelona would be more near that never to produce , for the moment Ernesto Valverde does not launch the bells to the flight. When they have asked after him the Brazilian, does not have explayado too much

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The trainer of the FC Barcelona, Ernesto Valverde, appeared this Wednesday in previous press conference to the gone of eighth of final of Glass of the King against the Celtic of Vigo and, as it is natural, one of the subjects candentes by which questioned him from the media was the imminent signing of Philippe Coutinho, to fault that there is official agreement.

"We do not know what goes to happen, but like me much more mine"

The 'Txingurri', very little die to controversies and also to speak of players that still do not form part of his team, limited to launch a praise watched to Coutinho for afterwards kid ensuring that they like him more the footballers that already has at present in the staff.

"It is a player of another team, is a big player of course. We do not know what goes to happen, but like me much more mine", commented the Barcelona technician. And when another journalist went back to insist, his answer was cutting: "it is not an ours player, respect to the Liverpool and to the player".

Valverde Never boosts the speculations

And it is that it is not any secret that Valverde never has been given to controversies, and knows to perfection that speak of more could influence in the negotiations that at present are in process between FC Barcelona and Liverpool by the contracting of Coutinho.

The praises to the Brazilian and his game, in this sense, will not arrive until it do not have the official confirmation that Coutinho is player of the Barça. Until then, as it is natural, Valverde will centre in the his and will show wary in relation to the possible signings that can arrive along this market of winter, and also of the next summer.

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