LIGA - Unai Emery talks about the strength of Atalanta
"Atalanta did not win against Fiorentina, but they played as they always play. Tomorrow we expect the best Atalanta, with an attacking mentality and great individual pressure. The Champions League then gives you more and more incentives to do better, it will give them to them but Us too". Words and thoughts of Unai Emery, the Villarreal coach who gave an interview to Sky Sport in view of the match against Atalanta, valid for the group stage of the Champions League.
Will it be a challenge for second place between you and Atalanta?
"We think match by match, there are six matches where each match is worth three points. It is clear that Manchester United are favorites and that Atalanta have a consolidated experience in the Champions League and we, in theory, must question theirs. second position, it being understood that there is also the Young Boys. But in the Champions League everything can make a difference. Tomorrow there will be three points at stake, let's think race after race ".
What do you think about Gasperini?
"Gasperini has experience, he has a team with identity and personality. Playing against Atalanta means knowing how to suffer, knowing how to accept individual duels. We will try to do our best."