Ronaldinho, Deco and Amor speak out before Legends Clásico
Barça legends Ronaldinho, Guillermo Amor and Deco spoke to the press ahead of tomorrow’s game with their fellow Real Madrid veterans in Tel Aviv (Israel) and which you can watch live on Barça TV + and Barça TV (7:00 p.m. CEST). The trio were joined by Iker Casillas, Luis Figo and Roberto Carlos from the opposition, and the players explained how fun it has been to reunite and renew old rivalries.
Ronaldinho “I’m very happy to meet old teammates and to be able to enjoy another Clásico like this… I have very fond memories of those matches and it’s the kind of thing that stays in the minds of the supporters of both teams. “
He also spoke of his mixed feelings after the Copa America, being delighted as he was for his former colleague Leo Messi, “I was sad that Brazil lost the final.”
Guillermo Amor spoke about the affection shown by local Barca fans to the stars since arriving in Israel, as well as “Barça The Exhibition”, which was officially launched in the city of Holon on July 18 at an event attended by President Joan Laporta. “It is not only pleasant for the FC Barcelona supporters,” he said, “but for all football fans.”
Deco also thanked all the people behind the organization of such a game, especially considering all the difficulties supposed by the pandemic. “It is a pleasure to represent Barca in games like these,” he said. “I hope we can play a lot more.”