11 April 2011
Zubizarreta: "Nothing is won or lost"
Before leaving Donetsk Andoni Zubizarreta has spoken to the media and called for caution in the face the second leg against Shakhtar despite 5 to 1 to take advantage.
The sporting director of FC Barcelona Professional Football, Andoni Zubizarreta , he said from Barcelona airport to the team travels to Ukraine aware that the tie has yet to finish closing. "Football teaches us that nothing is won or lost" , Zubi said, later adding that "we have to play every game and every minute."
In this sense, the sports director recalled the quarterfinals of Copa del Rey against Betis where Guardiola went to Benito Villamarín with a 5 to 0 in the first leg, and watched as the diabetics were two goals in the first seven minutes . A duel that ended 3 to 1 . Asked if prudence is key to face the back in Donetsk, Zubi has said that "it is not prudent, but to respect the game and every opponent."
Bojan was the last player to fall injured Barca. In view of the low that has the team in this final stretch of the course, as Zubi says, "at this point I always like to look back and find that we have a lot of merit to be where we are." "We're leading the league with eight points from the second, we are in the Cup final and likely to get another year to the semifinals of Champions," Zubizarreta said. However, the executive is aware that Barcelona "April and May are critical months, we hope to live up to and what I find more positive this time is that the team is adjusting to low."
Zubizarreta will Donetsk just thinking around the quarter-finals of the Champions League . Although Saturday is the Madrid-Barcelona , Zubi said the questions will answer el Classico "On Tuesday night." "We just mind spending the tie and nothing else," he said.
What has been the athletic director is noted that the noise generated in Madrid "can not control the environment and the rest called, so far we do not." (via FCBarcelona.cat)