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Ronald Koeman essentially has an knowledgeable opinion on the state of affairs of Barça. The Dutch coach led the Catalan aspect between 2020 and 2021, helplessly aiding Leo Messi’s departure to Paris Saint-Germain. A shock wave that the previous midfielder didn’t see coming, as he confided in an interview with brand : “Till the final second I assumed Messi would keep. There was no cash. We signed Luuk De Jong on the final minute of the market. I had contact with him two weeks earlier in case he didn’t play a lot in Sevilla. First the Messi affair occurred to us, which was completely horrible for everybody, then the Griezmann affair. »
Koeman defends Frenkie De Jong
The Dutch coach tackled the administration of Barça concerning the case of Frenkie De Jong, pushed to the exit final summer time: “Frenkie was at all times calm, he by no means mentioned something about whether or not Barcelona wished to promote him or not. He centered on his soccer. Over time, he grew to become a starter. He’s a participant of the long run for Barcelona. And also you by no means should promote your finest gamers like Frenkie. He’s a key factor for the nationwide workforce and with the video games and the stronger rivals, we are going to see the Frenkie that we all know.
🗣️ Koeman: “I had no doubts with Pedri after I began him towards Actual Madrid. The identical occurred with others like Gavi, Nico and Baldé.” pic.twitter.com/QaEDkiUgrN
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Ronald Koeman additionally spoke glowingly concerning the two nuggets of the Catalan midfield, which he launched in La Liga, Pedri and Gavi: “In my time at Barça, there have been superb younger folks. At first in addition they shocked me. Pedri was then 17 years previous and Gavi 16 years previous, rapidly they proved to be nice skills. And with time and the expertise of taking part in high-level matches, they’ve develop into important at Barça and within the nationwide workforce. We should acknowledge that they’d Luis Enrique who put them from the beginning. This must be emphasised. Pedri may have a profession like Iniesta”.
Ronald Koeman returned in an interview with Marca on his journey on the head of Barça. The Dutch coach spoke concerning the shock departure of Leo Messi and praised Pedri and Gavi, who he began in La Liga.