Barcelona coach Koeman talked about the exchange with Messi in an interview with the Dutch media. He said: "Messi's attitude is as impeccable as ever. He has the highest golf quotient."
Koman said in the interview: "After Messi played in Bolivia, I had a brief video exchange with him. He was still panting at the time. I was still thinking about it. He could come back. Play for us right away? But this is what Messi has been doing for so many years."
"Due to the impact of the epidemic prevention regulations, your contact with the entire team has decreased. In this regard, nothing is allowed. After the game, you say goodbye to all the players, and then that's all. Everyone must leave immediately. locker room."
"The meeting with Messi before the start of the season? I can only explain to him how I want to change things. That's good, because at the end of the conversation, we talked about the best way to press conferences, how to play, and football. To me In general, it feels like he is just a football fan."
"After that busy week, Messi started training again, and I only saw good things. His attitude is as impeccable as ever. The good part is that when Messi sees the ball, he still Very happy."
"When we were passing training, assistant Schelled would explain in half Spanish and half English. Sometimes I would clarify in Spanish, but it was not necessary for Messi. He understood right away. His football IQ is always the highest."