In the same interview with The Times where he said Pep Guardiola was a football Einstein, Dani Alves also spoke about some details of his professional careeer. For example, the journalist asked him which one had been the most difficult player to mark.
Alves has played against the very best attackers of Europe during the last 10 years. However, he picked the Liverpool winger James Milner: "I faced many of them, but the one that annoyed me the most was Milner. He follows you all the time up and down. He's difficult to mark because he's attacking, then defending, attacking and defending again. He's very annoying".txa blaugrana
"It is difficult to continue, but we will try to keep without losing as long as we can. Our main rival is ourselves".
Luis Enrique - Guardiola
"I prefer a combination of both. Never lose Barcelona's philosophy. Now we can also be more vertical at times and we have improved our counter-attack".