The top manager culé indicated that his relationship with the Dutch coach is not cold, but “good and sincere”
Joan Laporta, president of Barcelona, has assured in Madrid, where his team faces the Athletic in the Metropolitan Wanda, that the Dutch Ronald Koeman “will continue to be coach” of the Barça team because they understand that “he deserves a margin of confidence regardless of the result”.
“He will continue to be Barça coach, we understand that he deserves a margin of confidence for many reasons, he is a Barcelona player, a reference in the world of Barça and a culé”, said the Barça president at the exit of the concentration hotel in the capital of Spain.
“Koeman loves Barça and decided to come at a time of maximum institutional and sporting difficulty. After talking with him I see that he trusts this team, especially from the moment the injured start to recover”, commented Laporta
“It is a culé and a reference of the barcelonismo, it will continue being the trainer, it has contract in force and we hope that we will meet again with the victories and the good game and surely that he will do everything possible”, said.
Laporta He noted that he had spoken with the technician: “He could have had moments of discouragement but he has recovered his spirits and now he has the confidence that the coach should have with the players.”
Likewise, he indicated that his relationship with the Dutch coach is not cold, but “good and sincere” because he knows that he is a good person and that he thinks the same of him. “We are trying together to make this happen for the better,” he added.