“The positive thing from this game has been the performance of some of the younger players. I think that we deserved to win, and they played with dignity. Diallo played well, Villalba too, and Negredo got his goal. In terms of individual performances, it went well.Now we are preparing Saturday’s game, which we know is hugely important. I picked players today with the idea in mind that we want the team as fresh as possible for Saturday.I don’t want to put pressure on the young players. They have to grow gradually. There are players with a lot of talent in the Academy, nd we saw some very good signs. I am grateful to the fans who came out to support us. Those who didn’t want to come, are within their rights. Mestalla will be full on Saturday, and the atmosphere will be electric. We need the fans more than ever on Saturday.”
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