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Luis Enrique: "We'll try to control the match, we like transitions when we finish them"

Barça's coach appeared before the big clash against Real Madrid

Luis Enrique: "We'll try to control the match, we like transitions when we finish them"
Luis Enrique: "We'll try to control the match, we like transitions when we finish them"

Barça's coach appeared before the big clash against Real Madrid

Luis Enrique sala de premsa

Questions have been answered by Barça coach on today's press conference. Here you have the most highlighted statements of the coach from the press room:

El Clásico

"It's a different match because they are the closest rival to us and it one Clásico, it has a special meaning for all Barça fans though there are other important matches, it's important but not decisive"

"There are no favorite teams in these kind of matches"

"Real Madrid have very good players, we'll try to get away from them on the table. We must be effective in attack and good in defense"

"I like to get to this kind of matches being positive, but we don't know what will happen in the future. We are ready for everything"

"We'll try to create more chances than the rival, though they are a high-quality team. We must be ready for transitions. A lot of fans want to see us being ready"

"There are imporant matches, we'll try for the fans to have fun"

"Tomorrow it will be a special match, it is a little different to live it as coach other than being a player, you must take decisions on important moments of the match"

"We'll try to control the match, we like transitions when we finish them. If we can't do it the other team are playing very wel"

"We'll have to be careful for everything: free kicks, good game. We'll try to do everything and be able to pressure"

"We must respect every rival and more if they are Real Madrid"

"Every coach must be ready for everything, we are tested every moment"

Players

"Not only we need good attacking players, we need to be a team as a whole"

"Players know it will be a difficult match, they know if they will have a good numbers on the match. We don't think it will be easy. We are going to suffer for sure"

"We are the same team as the match we played at Bernabéu, same team, same players, we analyzed mistakes and tried to solve them. We must play a very good match to win"

"We took a look at everything, we can recover from any physical problem. We must value what we can improve from though every match is different and people know it is an important match for everybody"

Messi

"Messi can see the game and take decisions very quickly, while defending, while attacking... He can read every situation of the match"

Neymar

"Decisive players are there, Neymar can have this decisive factor but we must be a team to beat Real"

Busquets

"Busquets may be ready to play, he's not at his best conditions but he may be there"

Mathieu

"Mathieu played a good match against City, a good performance"

Cristiano Ronaldo

"Ronaldo is high-level player but every player can hurt us, they can solve a match"