They were eliminated against Real Madrid in the Spanish Super Cup but they leave Arabia with good feelings. Xavi Hernandez FC Barcelona coach, assured that this day will mark a before and after in the Barça institution since they took off “the complexes” and competed as equals against their classic rival.
“It hurts because we have had the victory. We have dominated a Madrid that has been locked behind for many minutes, but we can be proud, I think this is the way, now it is a matter of the results being with us “, the ex-footballer of the FC Barcelona at a press conference.
Hernández continued and assured that they are “proud of the sensations, the game and many phases of the game”, since they “dominated Madrid.” However, he also explained that they lacked a little more “patience, experience at certain times and a little more responsibility with the ball, in general.”
He stressed that this is the way forward at FC Barcelona. “We have been working with them for two months and I think we are on the right track. I want to think that we are close. We lack that victory, that turning point to go up, but we have to keep believing and keep trying ”, he added.
Finally, Xavi Hernández admitted that he they are sad for the elimination of the Spanish Super Cup since after the first 25 minutes they played without complexes and that Real Madrid’s goals were their own mistakes rather than plays made by the meringues.