Barca President speaks on sacking manager Ernesto Valverde after the club failed to win Copa del Rey against Valencia.
President, Josep Maria Bartomeu, has reposed confident on the manager despitet their surprise Copa del Rey final defeat to Valencia.
The Catalans picked a fourth league title in five years in April,and has ran into big disappointments.
The LaLiga champions went from three-goal advantage in the Champions League semi-final first leg to losing 4-0 at Anfield in the second leg and then lost the Spanish cup final to underdogs Valencia 2-1 on Saturday.
But the Barca President and Messi gave their support to Valverde after the debacle at Liverpool and the president says that the club’s stance will not change following the failure to beat Valencia.
”Valverde has a contract, he’s the coach.
”The [Valencia] defeat is not the manager’s fault. We had a lot of chances but the ball wouldn’t go in.
”Sometimes you have all the shots, but what counts is scoring goals,” Bartomeu said on Spanish television.