The vice president of FC Barcelona, Josep Maria Bartomeu, pointed out that Pinto has been very good between the sticks, "has done a great party, the absence of Victor has not noticed."
As for Pepe's stomp Messi said: "I've seen it in the box we see the repetition in the field is more difficult, the arbitrator may be back and not realize it. We never think of the umpires. There anyone who decides and commands in the field that can speak on the record, the referee is for that. "
Also, do not think they will do anything about it: "We discussed internally, but it has happened on the pitch and the referee's job is not the way we look after what happened. We like fair play, we regret it happened, but we think we're going to do anything. "
As for the match against Real Madrid win today said: "It was a great game, has been spectacular. We could have scored one more goal, although we are very pleased with the outcome. May have a little over 50% of qualifying , but Madrid has very good team to overcome. "
"Today we have failed, we played better, but the Copa del Rey was won last year, for example. The tie is next Wednesday and see what happens," he ends. (via AS)