The coach of Seville valued the attitude of his players after beating Rome 2-0 in the round of 16 of the Europa League and thus gain access to the next round.
Seville extended his good present this Thursday after beating Rome for the round of 16 of the Europe League. For this reason, the one who only had words of praise for the campus was Julen Lopetegui. And is that the coach blanquirrojo spoke of the performance of their managers after the 2-0 victory, which gave them the pass to the rooms.
“We are happy because the team played a good game. We attacked and defended well against a great rival that came from not losing in eight games, of which he won seven, and in a league as strong as the Italian one,” the coach assured the official club site.
“We prepared well despite the difficulties we had. We hardly did two group training sessions, but the team showed character and competitiveness. Then it can go better or worse, although it went well and now it is time to continue,” he added.
Regarding the performance of the players in the Schauinsland-Reisen-Arena, the Basque said: “What I am most proud of is the team’s synergy, the generosity of all. We are a group, that is what brought us up to here and I only have words of thanks for it. “
To finish, Lopetegui was asked about Seville’s candidacy to take the title and sentenced: “I don’t want to do accounts, I only think about the next meeting.”
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