The Barça midfielder played his 17th consecutive first team match in the game against Levante
Sergi Roberto was the player invited to appear on the Barça TV program ‘El Marcador’ following the game against Levante, where Barça went through to the semi-finals of the Copa del Rey. This Wednesday, at the Camp Nou, the midfielder played his seventeenth consecutive match in a Barça shirt. It's for this reason that he is grateful for the confidence that coach Tata Martino has shown in him. “It was pretty tough breaking into the squad and getting to play in matches. "Right now I'm very happy and really grateful to Tata”, he said.It was pretty tough breaking into the squad and getting to play in matches. Right now I'm very happy and really grateful to TataThe player, who will be 22 on the 7th of February, is facing up to this phase “with a lot of confidence”. “I was already happy to be with the first team. I knew it would be tough because some of the best players in the World are playing in my position, but with hard work and effort everything has it's own rewards", he explained.I don't care where I play.The important thing is to play and do the best I canHe listened when coach Martino recommended that he let things take their course. “I'm trying”, he stressed on Barça TV. He also has no problems playing in whatever position the Coach chooses – against Levante he ended up playing some minutes as the false number 9 -. “I don't care where I play. The most important thing is to play and do the best I can”, he said.