: "I want to stay here"
Francesco Coco spoke to reporters this lunchtime about his immediate future
at the club: "I want to stay here at least until the end of the season
and then get into the Italian World Cup squad. Weíll see what happens after
"There have been
two or three offers from Italian clubs asking Barca about my availability
and if I start to be left on the bench, I suppose Iíll have to begin to
think about them. Iím naturally pleased that big clubs are coming after
me, but I know Iím already at a great club."
"I think Iíve done
a good job during the time Iíve been here. It seems like Iím on the bench
now and probably will be for the next game too and that means Iíve got
to keep working hard to win a place in the team. Sergi played really well
and it wouldnít be right to leave him out. It didnít surprise me that I
wasnít in the team on Sunday. Itís the bossí decision and Iíve got to respect