The Spanish defender praises his teammates during their last victory.
applauded the improvements of their defense line after their 5-2 victory againstReal Betis
. The Catalonians who have been suffering for the last matches in LaLiga displayed a great performance in the second half after havingMessi
join from the bench earning them a ‘well-deserved win’ according to Alba.
“We have been superior to Betis today,” he told El Chiringuito TV.
“They scored two goals today, but overall I think we are better defensively this season.
“The decision to leave Messi on the bench was made by the manager, but of course, we are better with him on the field with us.”
Barcelona now stands in the eighth position of the table with four points behindReal Madrid
. Before returning to their club’s pitch and facingAtletico Madrid
Koeman’s men will leave for international duty.