Pellegrini: "Three weeks ago people talked like if Messi was a disaster, now everything has changed"

Manchester City is Barcelona's next opponent in the Champions League

Pellegrini: "Three weeks ago people talked like if Messi was a disaster, now everything has changed"
Pellegrini: "Three weeks ago people talked like if Messi was a disaster, now everything has changed"

Manchester City is Barcelona's next opponent in the Champions League

Manuel Pellegrini gave his pre-match press conference ahead of Stoke City's Premier League match this Wednesday. There were several questions from the journalists about Stoke, but Pellegrini also had to answer a few questions about his next opponent in the Champions League.

About Barcelona's come back

"It's not the time to speak about Barcelona, but it's a team with great players that has recovered their normal performances. Once we have played against Stoke and Newcastle, then we will start thinking in the Champions League"

Messi 

"In football you never know. Three weeks ago Messi and Barcelona seemed a disaster, all the criticism... Then in one month everything changed"