Dani Alves signed for FC Barcelona in November last year but it was only on Wednesday that he was able to make his official debut, although he played days before a friendly match for the Maradona Cup against Boca Juniors. The Brazilian team could not do better today. The culés advanced to the round of 16 of the Copa del Rey after beating Linares 2-1.
The 38-year-old side played all the commitment and, after this, he expressed his emotion to wear the shirt of the Catalans after six years.
“Today is very special for all that it means to return, wear the Barça shirt and relive moments in this League, in this Cup. Today has been very magical We had to make an effort, but that’s the way it is, you have to learn to make an effort and compete, you have to fight until the last moment because only those who fight take the victories and the cups, and today we have fought and we have achieved it ”, he began. the former Sao Paulo player for EFE.
He also stressed that he could not lose in this second debut with the team now led by Xavi Hernández. “We had to win. It was my redebut and they couldn’t ditch me. We had chances to score more goals, but we leave satisfied, with a lot of personality and with great honesty, as we have achieved it ”, he concluded.
The Catalan team advanced to the round of 16 of the Spanish tournament and waits for its rival, which could be Real Madrid, who faces Alcoyano.