Barcelona, Setien ” special day for me and I am grateful”.
15 January 2020
EUROPE- Quique Setien has revealed that the appointment to be Barcelona head coach was ” special day for me and I am grateful” on his introduction to the media after Ernesto Valverde sacking.
“Thanks to the club, as not in my wildest dreams did I imagine I’d be here,” he said to start off.
“Today is a special day for me and I am grateful.
“I am excited for this project and this challenge.
“Yesterday I was enjoying a walk past the cows in my town, now I’m coaching the best players in the world.
“Of course, I didn’t need more than five minutes to accept this.
“It was a surprise when they called.
“I never thought Barcelona would go for me, as I don’t have a long CV.
“What I have is the philosophy I love.
“I wasn’t sure if that would be enough, but I’m grateful.
“When I go to a team I can guarantee one thing and that’s that the team will play well.”