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Valverde: We were in the toughest group, but qualified earlier

Valverde: We were in the toughest group, but qualified earlier

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde was very pleased with the 3-1 win over Borussia Dortmund in Group F of the Champions League. After the draw, she was named the Death Group. However, the Catalans guaranteed to leave the circle before the end, and the mentor is more than pleased with this fact. He did not save superlatives for his strikers Lennel Messi and Luis Suarez, who were back in the game and now have 800 goals in total for Barca.

Many things have been said about the relationship between Messi and Suarez, especially when one of them marks. Good players always understand each other on the pitch. Luis and Leo understand each other perfectly because they have been playing together for a long time. The same thing will happen to Messi and Griezmann in a while. Just the right moment has to come. Otherwise, what about Messi - he`s just incredible, Valverde said.

We were in the toughest group, but managed to qualify earlier in the year. We have suffered a lot, but this victory means a lot to us. With the exception of the last few minutes, I think we played a great game, the mentor added.

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