Live Soccer TV

Live Soccer TV App for iOS
Live Soccer TV App for Android
Mou shares insight on how to stop Messi

Mourinho shares cheeky insight on how to stop Lionel Messi

April 20, 2019 By Oscar Rojas
The Special One also admitted that the Argentine footballer has to be considered as the top candidate to win the Ballon D'Or this year.

Jose Mourinho is making the most out of his time away from the pitch, and this time, he shared a few thoughts on Lionel Messi's scintillating season.

Speaking for Russia Today, The Special One admitted that guarding Messi is no easy feat, and exercising extreme measures to do so was necessary if you wanted to beat him.

"When Messi has the ball and goes one-on-one with you, you're dead. That's why I didn't like using man-to-man coverage against him. You have to build a cage to stop him," Mourinho said,

The former Real Madrid boss also gave his views on a potential sixth Ballon D'Or win for the South American footballer, and how Cristiano Ronaldo's elimination could be crucial for that matter.

"Messi is having an amazing season, and with Juventus and Cristiano Ronaldo out of the UEFA Champions League, he must know that the Ballon D'Or is waiting for him," Mourinho added,

 

 

 


Newsletter Signup »

Email: Why Signup?

Upcoming Top Matches »

GalatasarayOct 22
3:00pm
Real Madrid
Olympiakos PiraeusOct 22
3:00pm
Bayern München
JuventusOct 22
3:00pm
Lokomotiv Moskva
AjaxOct 23
12:55pm
Chelsea
GenkOct 23
3:00pm
Liverpool
Slavia PrahaOct 23
3:00pm
Barcelona
PartizanOct 24
12:55pm
Manchester United
ArsenalOct 24
3:00pm
Vitória Guimarães
BarcelonaOct 26
Postp.
Real Madrid
Bayern MünchenOct 26
9:30am
Union Berlin
TV Schedules and Live Streaming Listings
Live Soccer TV App
Follow the game on the go
Download the Live Soccer TV App for
iPhone and Android
Live Soccer TV App for iOSLive Soccer TV App for Android