January 13 News on Friday morning in the semi-finals of the Western Super Cup, Betis won the penalty shootout
Lost to Barcelona and missed the final.
After the game, Betis coach Pellegrini expressed his views on the game.
Pellegrini said: “I am very satisfied with the team’s performance. We played a near-perfect game, except that Barcelona controlled the ball in the first 25 minutes. However, they did not get obvious opportunities. Then
, we played well. In the second half we were outperforming Barcelona and had some clear chances to score. Although we didn’t convert all of these chances, we were capable of making the comeback.”
“Fati scored a very good goal for Barcelona, but we were able to equalize twice to make what we did more valuable. I think in 120 minutes, the balance of victory was more in our favor. We
A little bit of luck in the game prevented us from getting to the final we were fighting for from the start.”
“At the pace we’re playing, there shouldn’t be extra time. We have five or six players who have given everything, and today’s game was too demanding. Looking forward to next Wednesday’s game, they can recover their bodies.”