With FC Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde deciding to maxbet
rest Lionel Messi for his team's 2-0 loss to Sevilla on Wednesday night, the manager has now discussed his decision to leave the Argentine out.Despite the Catalan club's loss to Sevilla in the first leg of their Copa del Rey quarter-final, Valverde has since insisted he does not regret leaving Messi out of his squad for the fixture."I don't regret it (resting Messi)," he said, according to ESPN.
"It's what I had to do."The manager also dismissed the idea that the Copa del Rey means less than other trophies."I know what the cup means," he added."It seems that when you win it many times (in a row), you don't value it. It seems that maxbet
way until you lose, then you value it."Last year, we paid the price for the effort we made to continue in the cup. This year, we're rotating more because I think it's for the best."When you make changes, you take risks. If you win, you've got it maxbet
right. But if you don't... We have an important game on Sunday now (at Girona), which we want to win."It will be tough because Girona are a good side. After that, we want to keep going in the Copa del Rey and turn things around."The second leg between Barca and Sevilla will be played at the Camp Nou on Wednesday next week.