Barcelona defender, and Portugal international, Nelson Semedo is defending his teammate, Philippe Coutinho over criticism he is under-performing after their 2-1 win against Real Sociedad on Saturday.
Semedo, has impressed since joining the club but Phillipe is under serious criticism for his below-par displays.
The Portuguese however, was keen to support Coutinho, stating that his ability should not be questioned;
‘I am 100 percent with Coutinho,
‘I know what has been working to improve and to help the team.
‘He has already demonstrated his abilities and I do not understand why people doubt his quality, Semedo said of Coutinho.