Enrique is counting also without Messi on the good results with Barcelona
FC Barcelona coach Luis Enrique takes his team to long to dwell on the absence of star player Lionel Messi.
The Argentine attacker fell Wednesday with a liesblessure in the league game against Atletico Madrid (1-1) and at least three weeks in action.
At a press conference referred Luis Enrique on last season, in which Messi with a knee injury less than two months stood on the side.
“It is always difficult without him, but we have mustered enough resources to not be completely dependent on him. If we have titles to win, then we have situations such as these to overcome.”
The injury of Messi led to criticism of the Argentine coach Edgardo Bauza, who believes that FC Barcelona is better need to watch how many games the star play.
Bauza will find that Barcelona is better in time Messi should watch out for
Messi scored in the first five league games four times. The team of Luis Enrique is third in La Liga and three points behind leader Real Madrid.
Barcelona plays Saturday at 16.15 hours against Sporting Gijon, that twelfth.
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