Suara.com – Barcelona coach, Xavi Hernandez gave high praise to Pedri who had just become a hero of the Catalan team in the victory over Sevilla in matchday 30 of the Spanish League, Monday (4/4/2022) early morning WIB.
Pedri became Barcelona’s hero through his only goal which was scored by a superb shot from outside the penalty box in the 72nd minute. The goal was enough to give Barcelona full points in the middle of the Spanish League title race this season.
Victory over Sevilla saw Barcelona move up to second in the standings, straddling Atletico Madrid and Sevilla who have the same 57 points but lost on point difference.
Barcelona has the advantage in this situation. Even though they have the same points as their two rivals, they still have one match saved.
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“I already said he is a superlative (at best). He always makes the difference,” Xavi Hernandez was quoted as saying by Football Espana, Monday (4/4/2022).
“He didn’t surprise me. He can play perfectly with both feet. He is a player without equal.”
Xavi said he was happy with Barcelona’s performance in this match. They were able to find a solution after almost all of the match was deadlocked by Sevilla.
He even believes that the chance to win the Spanish League title is still open even though he is currently 12 points behind Real Madrid at the top of the table.
“We won against direct rivals in a ‘six-point game’ tonight,” said Xavi.
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“We are in our best moment of the season and we have to take advantage of it.”
Source: Suara.com – Berita Bola, Jadwal, Skor & Liga Eropa by www.suara.com.
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