04 May 2012

Valdano: "I had never seen a team like Barça"

"I had never seen collectively have a technique capable of dominating the game in a manner so overwhelming."
"Guardiola's word is worth more than the word of Messi, and that the word of Sandro Rosell."
"Let's see if Tito Vilanova is able to convey the same idea that Guardiola".
"Mourinho has given Madrid a very regular competitiveness throughout the season."


In an interview with SportsCenter in Buenos Aires, Jorge Valdano has given his impressions about the league title won by Mourinho's Real Madrid and Barça style.

For it was player, coach and sports director of Real Madrid FC Barcelona is the best team without question. Valdano understand that there are "people who sometimes do not like the rhetoric of Barcelona football, but I had never seen collectively have a technique capable of dominating the game in such an overwhelming, with that continuity and throughout many seasons . I had not seen before. "

At the interviewer's question about whether the club has peaked and opens a new era for Real Madrid in a line similar to what dropped Arbeloa and Karanka-Jorge Valdano says that the club embarks on a new path and that in any path is uncertain.

Logically, it is very difficult to know how to respond to Barcelona after Guardiola, as "a man who became a benchmark of FC Barcelona football and moral. Guardiola's word is worth more than the word of Messi, and that the word Sandro Rosell, President ". He adds, "It's tremendous the impact of personality Guardiola at Barca and also is a coach who has always opted for greatness. Barça is a team that does not speculate, which has a technical management of the parties delumbrante and although Tito Vilanova is the natural heir, a man closely identified with the idea. Let's see if he can transmitarla with the same idea that Guardiola ".

And, of course, does not end this interview without refererise mini José Mourinho, who was, remember, its pluses and minuses and then leaving by the back door of the Santiago Bernabéu.

Valdano made ​​the next exposure to the Portuguese coach and its potential contribution to all white, "this is a very competent manager, which manages many variables in play, which is able to handle the emotions of large cracks that have the Madrid. Mourinho brand a very high level of demand, and that has given Madrid a very regular competitiveness throughout the season. " (via MD)