‘I’m still here’ -pressure Koeman tired of defending himself

‘I’m still here’ -pressure Koeman tired of defending himself

Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman opened his pre-match press convention on Friday by quoting ex-Barca coach Louis van Gaal’s goodbye speech sooner than later citing “I’m level-headed right here”.

“I’m going to be conscious a phrase from Van Gaal,” the 58-yr-frail educated newshounds.

“‘Valid morning to my chums from the click.


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“How good that one. Let’s dash.”

Asked how he was as soon as feeling sooner than Barcelona’s crunch La Liga conflict with Atletico Madrid on Saturday, the Dutchman spoke back: “In fact, I were higher.”

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Koeman is below severe pressure after a 3-0 defeat to Benfica in the Champions League seen Barca originate their European advertising campaign with zero components and minus-six purpose distinction from their opening two neighborhood games.

With requires Koeman to dash away after nearly 14 months accountable, the Dutchman says he is “uninterested” of attending to defend himself in the click.

“The president [Joan Laporta] was as soon as right here but I haven’t viewed him because we were making ready for day after today to come’s recreation,” he stated.

“I’m level-headed right here, but I salvage eyes and ears and a quantity of things filter thru.

“I’m uninterested of attending to defend myself. It is some distance senseless. As of late is no longer the time, but at some point soon I want to discuss all about what I deem all this.”

He added: “I’m right here for the fondness of the membership.

“I came right here in a extremely complex self-discipline. Of us can analyse that. Now we salvage needed to originate gargantuan adjustments.”

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29/09/2021 AT 18: 09