- Diego Simeone wants Barcelona coach Setien to settle issues with his players
- There have been reports that players like Lionel Messi and Suarez have turned against him
- Simeone stated that he would settle such issue privately with his players
Diego Simeone who is the coach of Spanish La Liga giants Atletico Madrid has stylishly told Barcelona handler Quique Setien to settle any issue he has with the likes of Lionel Messi.
There have been reports that Barcelona gaffer Quique Setien is having serious issues with his players at the Camp Nou with Lionel Messi said to be among.
During Barcelona's game against Celta Vigo which ended 2-2, a clip appeared on social media in which Lionel Messi was believed to have ignored Setien's assistant Sarabia.
After the video went viral, Barcelona handler Setien explained that there is no row in his team insisting that all his players are together in harmony.
Barcelona will be facing Atletico Madrid on Tuesday night in their next La Liga game in which a win for the Catalans will help their quest of retaining the title.
According to the report on Goal, Diego Simoene was asked to speak on the reported situation at the camp of his opponents in which he answered tactically.
"You know me, I don't give my opinion on what's going on in other dressing rooms," Simeone told a news conference on Monday.
"I just make an opinion on ours. We need to keep it protected, always take care of it and always manage the feeling of the players which is the most important for a squad.
"I wouldn't tell you, and I would try to solve it naturally in our camp, which is the dressing room or the training session,'' the 50-year-old explained.
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Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Sequel to reports that there is serious in-fighting within the Barcelona football club, team manager Quique Setien has denied any personal rift with Lionel Messi.
Reports from Spain suggest that the Barcelona’s internal crisis has taken a new turn when a footage of Lionel Messi ignoring assistant manager Eder Sarabia’s instructions emerged online.
The clip showed the Argentine star publicly ignoring Quique Setien's No 2 as the crisis reached a new height when Barcelona dropped points at Celta Vigo.
Barcelona players expressed displeasure towards their manager Quique Setien following their 2-2 draw against Celta Vigo in their La Liga meeting last weekend.
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