08 February 2012

Llorente: "It would be nice to repeat the end of 2009"

Fernando Llorente said, after qualifying with the Athletic Club for the final of the Copa del Rey eliminating Mirandés San Mamés, that "it would be nice to repeat" the 2009 final against FC Barcelona, ​​even recognizing that "experiences with the club not have been too good ".

"Although we have also shown we can win," he said recalling the league match in San Mamés who drew Leo Messi in the discount and convinced that the Athletic "need not be afraid of any team," said Athletic Club scorer.

Llorente, in talks with the club to see whether or not renewing the contract between both parties ended June 30, 2013, wanted to "congratulate the fans" Athletic "all day" did live in the club Bilbao environment and especially the players, that "they put the willies" for the encouragement received. "Seeing the environment of today and the madness that has been unleashed, of course it makes you want to stay here forever," said international striker, who also was "pleased" by the leading run scorer, 19 goals so far this season and 8 in the last four games. "Although what matters most to me to get a degree in Athletic, which is the biggest thing," he said. (via SPORT)