Ernesto Valverde is in spite of the low competitiestart’t think there is any question of a crisis at FC Barcelona. The coach is not worried about his position at the Catalan club.
“The coach is always in the spotlight, so the focus of my position is not a surprise to me. We know what it takes to get out of this situation,” said Valverde on Monday at a press conference for the meeting with Villarreal, a day later.
Barcelona’s show this season so far is very hit and miss. The reigning champion recorded while doelpuntrijke wins, Real Betis and Valencia (both 5-2), was disappointing, against Athletic Bilbao (1-0), Osasuna (2-2) and Granada (2-0) and just the eighth in La Liga.
Also, in the Champions League final was Barcelona, not to convince, as in England, germany, was last week’s goalless gelijkgespeeld. Lower-than-expected competitiestart will provide the necessary pressure at Home, though, he could make this season only a little more than you about star player Lionel Messi has come.
Home does not have to worry about the Real
While the coach will contradict that there is a crisis, and he realizes that his team get more points, go for it. Arch-rival Real Madrid after the five rounds are now four points more than Barcelona Frenkie de Jong.
“I’m just on my own team. Real have an excellent squad and in the end it will be between us,” said Valverde. “We’re not in a recession, though it may be to do so in the way of quickly society tries to impose on it. There, sitting in front of us, but it is one thing to do, and that is that we have this week to just six points, have to deal with it.”
Barcelona will begin the week of La Liga, so to speak, on Tuesday with a home match against Villarreal after five matches, a point more. Saturday it is waiting for the city in the seventh round, an away game against Getafe.
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