Luis Enrique, the head coach of Barcelona, admits his side is in desperate need to win the El Clasico. They need to beat Real Madrid to get vital three points when both teams go head to head this Saturday.
Madrid presently is six points ahead of Barca. The back-to-back draw against Malaga and Sociedad helps Madrid to maintain stable lead.
Enrique bitterly recalls his club’s last weekend performance at Sociedad as the most terrible of his time in charge as the team coach.
In a press statement, he boosted his team’s abilities by insisting how well his team are when they play against tough opponents like Real Madrid.
Luis En rique is of the opinion that his club has better players than the other clubs. This fact serves as a source of comfort for him as his team face Saturday’s match. Enrique mentions how the captain, Iniesta, serves as a point of reference for Barca’s Style.
Since April, Madrid has been victorious in 32 matches, and today it is expected that this record would be tested.
Enrique has high expectations that Los Blancos will give a strong defense to hit Barca. He analyzed Madrid’s style of playing and their method of exploring set-pieces, quick transitions, and touches.
Despite their difficulties recently, the Catalans have made themselves unbeatable by unleashing their all during their games. In an interview session with Barca Tv, Barca midfielder Ada Turan emphasizes their team’s strengths and quality as a driving force for success.
He also describes the atmosphere that comes with the attention placed on the Club’s appearance in any game. Thus, the heat that will emanate from the suspense of grabbing the three points at stake will be a different mode.
Mascherano should be happy with the announced absence of Real’s winger, Gareth Bale. Due to his injured ankle and surgery, he will not be available to play for months.