Barcelona legend Lionel Messi , the Barcelona star, talked about falling against Atletico Madrid in the Spanish Super. And he again defended his coach Ernesto Valverde.
Where the Atlético de Madrid team managed to achieve an exciting Rimontada against Barcelona. After it turned its delay to win by three goals against two goals, in the confrontation that brought the two teams. In the semi-finals of the Spanish Super Cup. Which took place the first time in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Messi: We made childish mistakes against Atlético de Madrid
Messi said, reported by the Spanish newspaper ” Marca “. “We dominated the match for 80 minutes, we kept playing in high gear, we pressed and attacked all the time.”
Argentine legend added: “We played well, and in the last 10 minutes we made mistakes that cannot happen. With goals that were not counted due to the video technology, I don’t know whether the decision to cancel them is correct or not. We made mistakes that helped Atletico Madrid to control.”
He continued: “We wanted to win and go up to the final match, and we presented a completely different picture than what we presented in the Espanyol match. We played a great match and unfortunately we did not win”