Posted on November 24, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. by BC
Despite the draw against Benfica (0-0), Marc-André ter Stegen praised the state of mind of FC Barcelona players following the arrival of Xavi.
After the bad start to the season of FC Barcelona , Joan Laporta decided to call on Xavi to succeed Ronald Koeman . A choice that immediately convinced the supporters of the club culé, but also the players. Xavi quickly imposed his paw on the team and managed to win their first game against Espanyol . However, FC Barcelona struggled more against Benfica (0-0) on Tuesday, compromising their chances for qualification in round of 16 of the Champions League. Questioned after the meeting, Marc-André ter Stegen however wanted to salute the performance and the state of mind of the team since the arrival of Xavi .
“Everyone can see the enthusiasm with which he makes us play”
“Everyone can see the enthusiasm with which he makes us play, and we are all very committed. We want to give everything and we have a game idea that is very difficult for the opposition to defend. We leave very little space and that's good. With this attitude, we are going to win for sure, ”said Marc-André ter Stegen in comments relayed by Sport.