11 January 2012

Menotti: "If Neymar wants to be as Messi that signs for Barça"

Argentina coach Guardiola praised and spoke about the future of Neymar regarding his move to Barcelona or Madrid.


Menotti spoke for the program "Planeta América" ​​Radio Marca and reviewed the current Barca and Real Madrid showing clear and direct as usual. The Argentine ex-coach raved about it to Guardiola believes FC Barcelona will not.

"Guardiola is the right costume for FC Barcelona. Do not leave out neither the public nor the players," he said.

Menotti was declared a love Barça game said "can get lost in the result but not in the game" because he never plays badly unlike Real Madrid despite his good moment.

Real Madrid is now more refined. I used to have good players but did not sound right, "he said. Moreover, there was a great believer in the methods of Mourinho despite the success of the white set" hide the dirt under the carpet did many before and I hate Mourinho ".

The Argentine also referred to the soap opera that puts Neymar between Barca and Madrid and was blunt about the future of Brazilian striker: "If Neymar wants to be CR7 that would recommend a move to Real Madrid. If you want to be Messi that should join for Barca."

However, despite considering the qualities of Neymar, Menotti believes the Brazilian is still a long way to go to reach the Argentine. "Neymar? He has virtues, is very gifted but very far from being a crack. He has even this way an incredible future", he pointed.

He also had time to refer to proving that Cristiano Ronaldo has not mince words: "About Cristiano they say things that make me laugh. They say it's the cutest ... And who cares! The players do not have to be cute, have to play good football. "

Finally, with regard to the debate that puts Messi among the greats of history, although certainly not Menotti said that Pele is the best player he can remember. "The biggest one I saw in my life was Pele. A mixture of Di Stefano, Maradona, Cruyff and Messi involved in a player." (via SPORT)