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After being eliminated in the Copa del Rey semifinal, the coach of FC Barcelona, Xavi Hernandez He understood that if you don’t beat Real Madrid, they will end up beating you.
“Not mentally, it is true that 0-2 and 0-3 weigh heavily, there are two parts, the first is from Barcelona and the second from Real Madrid. Madrid has this, It kills you when you don’t kill it, that’s how it has been“said the strategist.
“I think we’ve had a good first half, but we have to admit that Madrid have been very good in the second, when they’ve been a better team than us. He is very strong in transitions and counterattacks and has been effective“he added during the press conference.
He added that there were some details that Barcelona did not know how to controland that Franck Kessie’s penalty on Vinicius was a complete misfortune.
“We have misaligned ourselves, we have lacked order in the goals. AND the penalty was also unfortunateXavi commented.
“In today’s football you have to take advantage of the moments and we haven’t done it. Madrid would have been affected if we were 1-0 today, but it has not been like that, ”he said.
With information from EFE
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