"We want to win, for the fans, ourselves and to stay top". "We focus on the rival, of course, but on what they can do". They play well, passing the ball quickly and thinking fast. 'The crises in teams like Madrid are always blown out of proportion, and then the players step up.
While Madrid's woes have dominated the headlines in recent weeks, Barcelona, too, have failed to consistently find their best form so far in 2018-19. "In contrast, I think we did better from this point of view in the second half". Maybe they're not being effective with those opportunities but the other day against Levante they had 10 clear chances.
In addition, under-fire club manager Julen Lopetegui was also involved in the promotional activity, despite the possibility of his exit from the Galaticos in the coming days.
Midfielder Rafinha took Messi's place in midweek against Inter Milan and Valverde said he already knows his team for Madrid's visit, although he would not confirm if it would be the same side which beat the Italians 2-0.
"I'm looking at several options, several players who can play in that position or we could change the system".
This will be the first Clasico without Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo since December 2007.
"But I mostly focus on our own play, to attack well and defend well, not commit mistakes, be effective, and be confident in our ability to damage the opponent".
The situation could further improve if China also makes some commitments to rescue its "all-weather friend". Pakistan is to return the $3 billion after one year, but the terms are apparently negotiable.
It's hardly surprising, then, that both China and Russian Federation have been listening in on the president's calls. Despite warnings from aides that the practice is unsafe, Trump reportedly continues to use the unsecured phone.
After the pair were arrested, police said they discovered days worth of text messages between the two detailing their plans. Police said the girls had armed themselves with paring and butcher knives, as well as a pizza cutter, WTVT reports.
Alexander fielded Eduardo Nunez's tapper back to the mound, but his throw to a hustling Hernandez flew away and Holt scored. Puig reach first on a wild throw by second baseman Ian Kinsler that allowed Max Muncy to score from second base.
Eighteen Saudi nationals were detained and five top intelligence officials were fired for their suspected roles in the operation. Turkish sources say the authorities have an audio recording purportedly documenting Khashoggi's murder inside the consulate.
McCluskey won a Washington 2A high jump title at Pullman High and took second in the 100 hurdles, setting a school record. He was charged with two separate crimes in September 2003, said Paul Amann, the prosecutor on the case.
It was the Indian skipper's second consecutive century against the Windies after his 140 run knock in the first ODI at Guwahati. Despite such glowing numbers, Kohli insisted that records meant nothing to him in front of representing India .
A beefed up security presence was seen outside the former vice president's home in Greenville, Delaware on Wednesday. The president says what he calls "fake news" has gotten bad and the mainstream media must "clean up its act, FAST".
Luo Fengzhi, who works in real estate, cited the bridge as evidence of China's growing economic and engineering prowess. The world's longest cross-sea bridge, the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge, is due to open on Tuesday.
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