Valverde: With Messi we have one team, without him – another
Barcelona leader dramatically avoided the loss of Sevilla (2: 2), and the point brought in as a reserve Lionel Messi. Senior coach Ernesto Valverde did not miss out on the Argentine’s contribution and admitted that without Leo Barça is a much more vulnerable team.
“Messi had a slight trauma, but I was planning to let him go, he was out of the pitch for two weeks, and he needed a game of practice, and Leo could solve each game with one thing, with him a team and without him – “said Valverde.
“The first half was equivalent, we made a few mistakes in static positions and we did not realize our position at the door of Sevilla, the speed of the hosts made it hard for us, at 2: 0 they could score a third goal. football, “Barca’s coach continued.
“We rarely lose points, and the second goal made us out of balance, we did not know how to deal with the situation,” added Valverde.