Barcelona newly appointed coach Ronald Koeman cannot take the charge of Barcelona in official games of La Liga.
Barcelona newly appoints Dutch manager Ronald Koeman after the Quique Setien’s exit from Camp Nou. The dramatic loss against Bayern Munich in the Champions League semifinal made the club to fire the manager this year.
However, Catalans president Josep Maria Bartomeu already announced about Quique Setien’s departure and the recruitment of Ronald Koeman at his place. Which was expected to do after a loss in UEFA Champions League?
But the report from Spanish publication Cadena COPA suggested that Quique Setien still not officially sacked by the Camp Nou side. Therefore, this report has surprised each and every fan of Barcelona.
Barcelona’s statement after sacking Quique Setien
Catalans made the official statement after sacking Quique Setien. They said that FC Barcelona took this first step towards the reconstruction of the squad. Which will help to improve the performance of the club for the next season?
Further, they continued and said that after discussing with the club’s technical secretary the new coach will be announced as early as possible. Therefore, they will make the perfect decision to have the great come back in the next season, the club official concluded.
After then, they have to agree on the deal with Ronald Koeman before the season opener at the end of September against Villarreal. Whereas, he had been in the dugout of Barcelona for a friendly match against Gimnastic and Girona.
Because Barcelona won both the matches by 3-1 and gives hopes to Camp Nou side for the coming side. A starlet, Lionel Messi strikes in the net on the assist of Philippe Coutinho. Hence, it seems like Catalans are finding a perfect combination in the attack.
Ronald Koeman while speaking to Goal
Versatility in the Barcelona attackers will help to improve the attack
Furthermore, Ronald Koeman explains about the versatility in the Barcelona’s attack. He stated about how the single-player can play at multiple positions on the field. As a result, the attack of Barcelona will improve much better than other teams.
He said, “That is why we changed. It will be more difficult for the opponent if we change positions. Like Coutinho can play on the left, can play in the middle. Like [Antoine] Griezmann can play on the right, can play in the middle. Messi can play the nine, the winger inside, and it’s a good thing to have those kinds of possibilities.”
In the end whole the Barcelona attack got praised by everyone after watching the friendly matches. In the match against Girona, the inch-perfect pass from the Lionel Messi to Francisco Trincao helps Barcelona to take lead in the game.
Later on, Lionel Messi doubles Barcelona’s lead before the ending of the first half. Which further results in a 3-1 win against Girona on Johan Cruyff stadium. Hence, it will come to know about Barcelona’s attack after the start of the season.