09/13/2021 at 6:19 PM CEST
Mauricio Pochettino still doesn’t believe it. When he got to the PSG bench, he knew that he would have a squad to aspire to everything, including the happy Champions League, but he did not expect to have the best footballer in the world. So, a couple of months after the Parisian club achieved the impossible, The Argentine coach still has no words to describe what the figure of Leo Messi is.
“I may not be the best person to describe him. I don’t have the words. There are many more people with a broader vocabulary to describe Leo as he deserves. He will always be considered among the best in the world. Since he arrived he has adapted very fast and he has trained very well, trying to reach his highest level as soon as possible, “said Pochettino in the official UEFA media.
“I didn’t think his signing would be possible, but when an opportunity like this presents itself and everything goes so fast, you may not realize it right away. However, there is this connection: we are both Argentine, we both support Newell’s (Old Boys), we are both from Rosario … “, insisted the Argentine PSG coach.
Likewise, Pochettino took the opportunity to praise all the signings that the Parisian club has made this year: Wijnaldum, Achraf, Donnarumma, Messi … And also Sergio Ramos. Despite not having been able to debut due to injury yet, the Rosario coach hopes that the Camas center-back can bring a lot of experience to the team.
“Sergio is also a player who we believe can, if given the opportunity, pass on his experience, his competitiveness. He is a player who has also won everything, just like Leo,” said Pochettino de Ramos.