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Abidal: "The hardest player to mark? Cristiano in Manchester"

About Wembley: "It was incredible to be the first to lift that trophy"

Abidal: "The hardest player to mark? Cristiano in Manchester"
Abidal: "The hardest player to mark? Cristiano in Manchester"

About Wembley: "It was incredible to be the first to lift that trophy"

Éric Abidal
Éric Abidal

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Eric Abidal participated in a Q&A session with his followers in a virtual fashion. The Frenchman recorded his stay at Barça, the great moment when he lifted the Champion's League, he talked about Messi and always about the toughest player to mark:

The moment of lifting the Champion's League trophy in Wembley in 2011

"Va ser increïble ser el primer a aixecar aquella copa. No només va significar la victòria del Barça sinó de tota la gent que em va ajudar durant la dura època que vaig passar, començant per la meva dona, els companys, aficionats..."

"It was incredible to be the first to lift that trophy. It didn't only mean that Barça had won but also everyone that helped me through the hard times I had, starting with my wife, my teammates, the fans..."

Who suggested that he lifted it?

"It was Puyol, alongside the coach Pep Guardiola and the other captains of that year: Iniesta, Xavi and Valdés."

Who is the best arabic player?

"(Sofiane) Feghouli is one of the greats, but undoutedly the number one will always be Benzema."

A word to describe Messi...

"Phenomenon... more than a phenomenon."

A word to describe Thierry Henry...

"More than a brother."

The player that was the toughest to mark

"Cristiano Ronaldo when he was at Manchester United and Robben. Because as for the other great players... I had the chance to be able to play with them."