Sport Setien praises Griezmann after Barcelona forward ends goal drought

04:05  06 july  2020
04:05  06 july  2020 Source:   goal.com

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a young boy holding a football ball on a field: Barcelona forward Antoine Griezmann © Getty Images Barcelona forward Antoine Griezmann

Quique Setien praised Antoine Griezmann after the forward finally returned to the scoresheet in Barcelona's 4-1 LaLiga victory over Villarreal.

Griezmann netted his first goal since February to go with strikes from Luis Suarez and Ansu Fati after Pau Torres' own goal as Barca pulled back to within four points of leaders and rivals Real Madrid.

Setien was happy with what he saw from Griezmann, whose goal was his 15th in his first season at Barcelona.

"He has associated himself very well and has been gaining confidence," the Barcelona head coach said, via AS.

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After the debacle between Setien and Griezmann , the Barca boss said he would speak to Griezmann but would 'not apologise' for only giving him a couple of minutes to make an Griezmann signed for Sociedad in 2005 as a youngster and went on to make 201 appearances for the club, scoring 52 goals .

"I am very satisfied as I suppose he will be after the goal so beautiful that he has scored, reminded me of one of [Lionel] Messi's at [Real] Betis."

Setien praised Barca's performance as they claimed just their second win in five games.

"All teams are different. Today, we have had everything," he said.

Setien added: "Other teams like Atletico [Madrid] or Sevilla, firmer in defence created more problems for us. Perhaps they were stronger than this.

"This helps us a lot in confidence. We have pressed very well and we haven't allowed them to leave. We have made a very balanced match. I would have liked to be right before."

Meanwhile, there was further controversy in Real Madrid's win over Athletic Bilbao as another Sergio Ramos penalty saw Zinedine Zidane's men claim three points.

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Barcelona boss Quique Setien has opened up on Antoine Griezmann after his side's 2-2 draw with Barcelona boss Quique Setien introduced Antoine Griezmann late in Atletico Madrid draw (Image We started well. Their goal came in an isolated play. Then to generate a difficult game against a team

The spot-kick was awarded via the VAR and Setien said the system was becoming more confusing.

"I understand it [the VAR] less and less," he said.

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