“Xavi is working very well in the League”
Zambrottaa former Barcelona player, was one of the protagonists of a new edition of “La Barra del Encuentro” organized by Mahou on the occasion of the Classic. “Barcelona is doing a great job in LaLiga, they have many more points than Real Madrid and it shows. Xavi is working very well in this competition”, assured the Italian.
Zambrotta cbelieves that playing at the Camp Nou is a key factor for the Barcelona. “The Camp Nou is a stadium that is very different from the rest, the Bernabéu is a great stadium, but when it is played in Barcelona it is a spectacle”, stated Zambrotta, adding that “a draw serves Barcelona. Madrid is the one that has to go to win at the Camp Nou. Barcelona has a good defense that has conceded few goals this season. At this moment, a draw for Barça is fine”.
The former player praised his compatriot Carlo Ancelotti, andReal Madrid coach. “The first thing I would like to highlight is Ancelotti, he has been my coach and I think Madrid is doing a spectacular job with him. Madrid at this moment is the team that can win the Champions League. There are young, quality players that make it very strong,” he said.
Zambrotta didn’t want to talk about it “Negreira case”: “The subject is delicate, very difficult. Now you can’t talk about this, there is no data ”and he explained that for Barça it can be a“ negative aspect ”facing the game.