Ernesto Valverde: 'This is one of the games we were looking forward to'

The blaugrana coach was happy with the team's performance in an exhilarating Champions League match at Wembley on Wednesday

Ernesto Valverde has spoken to the media following Barça’s 4-2 victory over Tottenham at Wembley. The coach seemed happy to have won “such an important game” and he congratulated his side for their response to their recent form. He also mentioned how “Champions League games take a lot out of you”; before adding he hopes tonight helps “give the team a push in the right direction ahead of the tough games coming up.” 

The coach also stated the blaugrana fans “have to be happy with today’s game as it was a game we were all looking forward to when we saw the group stage draw.” Then the manager went on to praise Messi and congratulate Coutinho on his tactical awareness and fantastic performance, capped with a goal.

Read on for the first team players reaction to their performance in London:

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