HOME| EDITORIAL STAFF CONTACT US| RSS
      
Transfer market

SPAIN/ BARCELONA, Vilanova: "Unai Emery is brave"

20.09.2012 20.34 by TM W  read 912
Source: Marca.com
© foto di Hernandez/Alterphotos/Image Sp

The FC Barcelona manager, Tito Vilanova, said that his players aren't euphoric and that they are focused on their coming game against Unai Emery's Spartak Moscow.

"The Champions League is as important as the league. We know that we're beginning a phase that has many games, but the first home game is very important. If you lose it, you start from behind. You need to be focused from the first game on because a loss complicates things and it's already a struggle to get out of the group stage", he said in a press conference.

For this reason he steadfastly refused to see it as a simple task. "It's vital to start with a win. If it comes against the least favoured in the group it makes no difference. In the Champions League any team can beat you", he pointed out.

When he was asked about the Spartak Moscow manager, Unai Emery, he thinks the former Valencia Manager will ask his players to press high up the pitch. "He's always been brave and he's attacked us hard. I'm not sure if he'll do the same with Spartak, but I have a feeling that he will", said Vilanova.

Regarding 'el Clásico' on 7th October at the Camp Nou, he said: "When you're under greater pressure it seems you'll be more involved in the game, but I prefer to arrive on a run of good results. Every game is different and sometimes things change very fast in football. But I prefer to come into 'el Clásico' after getting some good results".

Other news Transfer market
Other news
Highlight

ARSENAL v GALATASARAY, Preview - Wenger on team news: "Wilshere is available"

Good news for Arsenal, revealed by Arsène Wenger: "Jack Wilshere is in the squad for tomorrow. Will I start him against Galatasaray? I don’t know yet, but he’s in the squad. I left Abou Diaby out as well because he’s not completely there yet. We los

SAMPDORIA, Gabbiadini's agent: "Too early to talk about the future"

Interviewed by TMW, Silvio Pagliari, agent of Sampdoria forward Manolo Gabbiadini, has declared: "I know that Atletico Madrid's Sports Direct
 

BARCELONA, Bartomeu: "Messi could end his career here"

Interviewed by RMC, Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has declared: "Messi at PSG? I have talked to him, he is happy with us. We would be
 

MAN. CITY, Hart: "Italy? I am happy here"

Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart has declared: "I respect the choices made by some players, I am especially talking about Micah Richards, who
 

PSG, Blanc: "Disturbed by certain rumors"

Interviewed by Mediaset Premium, PSG coach Laurent Blanc has declared: "The rumors about Mancini? They have bothered me, but people say wrong thi
 

BORUSSIA D., Hummels: "I am not tempted by United"

Borussia Dortmund defender Mats Hummels has declared: "It's always nice to hear that the great clubs are after you, but it doesn't change
 
   Editore: TC&C srl web content publisher since 1994 Partita IVA 01488100510