Mauricio Pochettino, coach of Paris Saint-Germain, I knowst stopped at the micEurosport 2 after the Parisian victory (0-1, find the summary here) against Caen this Wednesday at the Stade Michel d’Ornano in the framework of the 32 finals of the 2020-2021 French Cup. The Argentine coach stressed that Paris knew how to win despite a difficult game, spoke of positive things, the work to be done and the departure due to injury of Neymar (29-year-old forward).
Pochettino “We want to continue like this, be more consistent to have more chances. “
My feeling about the game?
The most important thing was to classify, to continue. It was a professional performance in a difficult match. The second half was better.
The goal ?
It’s a great phase of the game, it’s a great goal with a lot of assists. We always have to play, we want to do it that way, with good transition phases. We want to continue like this, to be more regular to have more opportunities.
Pochettino “It takes time and the circumstances are not easy. “
It’s my style ?
It’s the style of all coaches who love the game, all coaches want to see their team’s goals like this. But it takes time and the circumstances are not easy. You have to adapt.
Surprised by Caen?
That’s the beauty of the cut. The opponent is a priori lower but increases his level. It was a good game, it was difficult to fool them. I think we deserve our victory, but it was a tough match.
Pochettino “We will see tomorrow, with the doctors. “
How is Neymar?
It’s hard to say now. We will see it tomorrow, with the doctors. I don’t see the future. It is difficult to say. I need more information.