Manchester City 0-2 FC Barcelona 18.02.14


Interessant zu lesen: Ein paar Aussagen der Spieler nach dem Match. (Quelle:

Dani Alves:

“Seeing that we scored two goals away from home and we didn’t concede, this is a good result.”

“We still have a second leg and we have to kill the tie off at home.”

“We knew that it was going to be a tough match, very hard, because the rival we were going up against are very intense.”

“We managed to create a lot of goalscoring chances and the result could have been better. We try to do our jobs better every day.”

Andrés Iniesta:

“The result is fantastic for us.”

“After the penalty and the expulsion, they tried to pressure us. The goal was to retain possession and in the end we won.”

“The second leg is at home, but we can’t be overconfident.”

Cesc Fàbregas:

“Some people were talking a bit too much before the game and now they have to shut up for a few days.”

“I think it’s more difficult to beat us if we play this way, this is the path to follow.”

“We played an important role. We knew how we wanted to play, and that’s what we did.”

“We can all complain about something, but one team was superior to the other.”

Lionel Messi:

“It is normal to talk about the referee. There are always things to say.”

“We played a great game against a great team, and we answered well.”

“Little by little I feel better.”

“Winning here is an important step but it is not over yet. They possess a great team.”

Víctor Valdés:

“We have a good feeling about this, especially because of how we played and how we pressured them.”

“Barça are always a rival that you have to think about. There’s a lot of talk about how we lack the pressure we had in years past.”

“We know that in a Champions League match you always have to suffer through at least 20 minutes of play.”

Javier Mascherano:

“The team stepped up, we played a great game. The result is really good for us and we know that the second leg will be difficult. City are a team that always create goalscoring chances.”

“We have to continue to play like this. You can never relax when you’re a Barça player. The decisive moments of the season are here and we are going to continue to fight for it all.”

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