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Setién speaks after Barça 1-0 Valladolid

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Setién during the game against Valladolid
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Barça barely managed to scrape a win over Valladolid thanks to a Vidal strike in the first half. Their coach spoke to the press after the game. Here is what he had to say:

On players not getting enough rest
“It was so hot today. Between each game, there is only a 72-hour-long break!”

On Piqué
“It is normal to notice fatigue on some players like Piqué, but he showed his quality today.”

On Griezmann
“Griezmann was feeling some discomfort, and asked to be subbed off.”

On Messi
“Yes, Messi should rest, but we didn’t have enough of a lead in the game. If our lead was bigger, Messi would have taken some rest.”

“We were expecting Valladolid to play with five defenders, and we did the same thing to narrow them down.”

On the league
“I don’t know if we will win the league or not, because Real Madrid are winning all of their games.”


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