09 February 2012

Bartomeu: “We are very please to know in February that we have another final”

The first vice-president said he was satisfied with Barça reaching the King’s Cup final: “the objective was to reach the final and it hasn’t been easy, because Valencia is a very tough rival. We are very please to know in February that we have another final.” Josep Maria Bartomeu publicly congratulated the coaching staff and the players “because maintaining this level of demand and motivation each game is not simple.”

He also thanked the 69,474 spectators that watched the game in the Camp Nou despite the cold. Finally, Bartomeu is confident that Athletic Club Bilbao will be “a very complicated rival” in the final. (via FCBarcelona.cat)