Favre Optimistic with Balotelli Changes
Nice coach Lucien Favre admits he is optimistic about the changes shown by Mario Balotelli.
Despite arriving late to the club’s preseason session, the Italian striker is willing to work hard, and Favre believes the player will be in better shape next season.
“He started [pre-season] a bit more late than the other players,” the Frenchman told reporters. “He came eight or nine days after the other.”
“He is not coming too late, he just can not come before that date. From that time on, he worked well with the rest of the team. We have some great training sessions. He played for 60 minutes against Gent, and he played well. “
Sirigu: Verratti Can not Continue Diving Desires
Former PSG goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu claims that by continuing to hold Marco Verratti without the motivation he wants it will feel like closing his potential Menghilangkan Jerawat Dan Flek Hitam.
Verratti has been linked with Barcelona in recent weeks, and Sirigu believes PSG can not continue to defend his former teammate, by burying his wishes.
“My advice to Verratti? The decision is entirely in his hands, it really depends on what he wants to do, “said Torino’s new goalkeeper.
“If he believes that he no longer endures because he lacks proper motivation, then the board of directors must question this.
“There are some players who can not be replaced and Marco one of them, moreover he is an asset in world football.
“Keeping it in the absence of the right motivation will feel like turning off football.”