“Being in the Final Four was a priority objective and we have to enjoy it”
The Barça sealed this Saturday the move to the UEFA Futsal Champions League Final Four after defeating Plzen (1-3) in the third and decisive match of the Elite Round, thus achieving “a priority objective of the club, mine and the players “, as the coach highlighted at the end of the match, Jesus Velasco, who faces his first season at the helm of the Barça team after relieving Andreu Plaza this summer. “It was a challenge and we have managed to reach the Final Four and now we have to change the chip, but first we are going to enjoy it,” added the Madrid coach, who also explained about the three duels of this Elite Round, all with the Barça victory , that “they are very complicated games although someone may think not and it is our game that has led us to have a relative comfort”.
This is the fifth consecutive Final Four that Barça will play and the ninth in the last eleven years, a fact that the captain wanted to value, Sergio Lozano, which also hopes to raise the title with the public, unlike what happened in the edition two years ago and which was postponed due to the pandemic at the beginning of last year: “Very few teams have been able to always be that they have played the Champions League in the Final Four and we have achieved it because we are regular. We like this competition and I already said that we want to get it to dedicate it to our people because last year they could not enjoy it at the Palau with us and I hope they can come and cheer us on in F4. ”
Sergio Lozano: “Very few teams have always been able to be in the Champions League in F4 and we have achieved it because we are regulars”
Nor did he hide his ambition Ferrao, who scored the first goal against Plzen and once again confirmed that he is an almost unstoppable player: “We have shown that this team wants to win it all this season and we are on the right track. ” Dídac Plana, which was also decisive under the stick: “We have the best team and it is an obligation to be in F4 but then you have to play and you see what it costs every year. We have had the personality and character that you have to have and we have played three very good games. ”