Friday, 24 May, 2019


Valverde: Barcelona aren't going to take any chances with Messi

Image PA Image PA
Noah Ferguson | 06 November, 2018, 10:11

Reports have suggested Dembele's place at the club may not be secure, but Valverde praised his potential after the win while admitting expectations for the attacker are high. His is the shirt that children who dream of being footballers ask for", said Spalletti, "but Barcelona have shown that even without him, they still have the mentality to develop their game, which is what makes the difference.

He was initially ruled out for three weeks but returned to training after 10 days and is in contention to play against Inter. The fact that the team is doing well, in terms of performance and results, demonstrates that this is the chance to see if we really can compete against any side. "What is sure is that we won't take any risks".

Spalletti added: "He's a complete player, he needs to be evaluated carefully because he's had injuries, he can also be a defensive midfielder, that is where he started".

"He is happy to be with us again and it's good for us that he has travelled".

Suarez scored a hat-trick in last weekend's 5-1 thumping of bitter rivals Real Madrid and the Uruguayan concedes that Barca may have have underestimated their struggling opponents, who remain 19th.

"We organised ourselves in his absence".

Luis Suarez has stepped up in front of goal, scoring five goals in his last three appearances.

"Being in this situation in such a hard group is fine, and we would like to win".

Barca lead the group with nine points from three games followed by Inter on six while PSV Eindhoven and Tottenham have one point each.

"We must improve and be self-critical". We know we have to improve, but the important thing is the goal difference.

Recommended

loading...
...

Samsung Said to Reveal Some Features of Foldable Phone This Week Samsung Said to Reveal Some Features of Foldable Phone This Week A start-up from China, called Royole, has become the first company to bring a commercial foldable smartphone to market. Apparently, Samsung has told a few Korean media outlets that it will unveil the phone's UX at the event.

Gary Lineker sends message to Arsenal fans about Unai Emery Gary Lineker sends message to Arsenal fans about Unai Emery Obviously, if we don't drop points, we have the chance to do it (on December 8). 'It's good that we could change it at half-time. He wants to improve, and I think he can improve. "I would like it if you write a story about James Milner, I will like it".

Eagles-Saints and Steelers-Jaguars among Week 11 changes — NFL Flex Eagles-Saints and Steelers-Jaguars among Week 11 changes — NFL Flex This will be the first time the Bears wear their orange jerseys in a primetime game. Replacing them in the primetime spot is the Minnesota Vikings at the Chicago Bears .

Xi Pledges to Open Chinese Market Xi Pledges to Open Chinese Market Organisers of the expo say more than 3,000 foreign companies from 130 countries, including the United States , are present. At an Alibaba investor event in September, Ma warned that the trade war could last as long as two decades.

England: Owen Farrell cleared to tackle All Blacks England: Owen Farrell cleared to tackle All Blacks Once you've got that, then you've got an opportunity to put yourself in the position where you think about winning the game". We are asking one referee to do it the way they did it when blokes like me were playing, jogging around.

Pochettino dismisses Neville's 'spineless' comments after win at Wolves Pochettino dismisses Neville's 'spineless' comments after win at Wolves We were able to have a go and change and we knew one goal could change the dynamic and that is the heart of the team. Maybe we would have deserved a draw".

Fox News, NBC and Facebook pull Trump ad widely condemned as racist Facebook, too, announced Monday that the ad could not be a paid ad on the site, though users can still post it themselves. Trump's reelection campaign didn't immediately respond to an email seeking comment.

Mac Miller died from a mixture of fentanyl and cocaine Mac Miller died from a mixture of fentanyl and cocaine The foundation, launched at the concert , will help with arts education in underserved communities. He was in a two-year relationship with Ariana Grande that ended earlier this year.

I'm on the right side - Sane rules out Manchester United switch I'm on the right side - Sane rules out Manchester United switch They also created chances against City, though more predictably given recent times they went unconverted. Sane has so far scored three goals and provided four assists in 13 appearances for City this campaign.

Mourinho unsure if Lukaku can face Juventus Mourinho unsure if Lukaku can face Juventus I was happy with bringing Ander Herrera into the game. "People watching this game will not believe how hard we worked this week". It was one of the best first-half performances we have seen in the Premier League since we have been promoted.

Girl scouts killed by truck while litter picking on roadside Girl scouts killed by truck while litter picking on roadside Golden added the district and school crisis teams assembled support networks for students, staff and families. Treu and his unidentified passenger both admitted to "huffing" chemicals prior to the crash, police said.

The Walking Dead Movies Signs Andrew Lincoln After Show Exit The Walking Dead Movies Signs Andrew Lincoln After Show Exit "It's not the beginning of the end, it's the end of the beginning", Andrew said on The Talking Dead after the episode aired. Fire off in the comments section and let us know where you stand on the continuation of THE WALKING DEAD universe.

Saudi king to make week-long domestic tour amid Khashoggi crisis Saudi king to make week-long domestic tour amid Khashoggi crisis Publicly, the royal family has maintained its innocence and two weeks ago blamed the killing on a "rogue operation". Khashoggi, a critic of Saudi rulers, was killed inside the country's consulate in Turkey on 2 October.

Brexit: Irish rule out time-limited Brexit backstop A Downing Street spokesman called the newspaper report "speculation". The EU has to date rejected a temporary customs union.

US sanctions will not force immediate crisis in Iran US sanctions will not force immediate crisis in Iran The new wave of sanctions, the second since August, will target Iran's energy , shipbuilding, shipping, and financial sectors. Rouhani insisted on state TV that Iran will "sell its oil and it will sell" despite the crippling sanctions.