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Navas believes Pochetino’s ideas motivated PSG

Sun 17 January 2021 | 11:43

Pochettino was not on the sidelines for the game against Angers as he was tested positive for COVID-19.

PSG goalkeeper

Keylor Navas

believes his side are motivated and impressed by the Argentinean’s new ideas.

Layvin Kurzawa

’s goal was enough for

Paris Saint-Germain

to beat Angers 1-0 on Saturday and go top of Ligue 1.


will have the chance to reclaim first place when they play


on Sunday, but Navas was happy to get another three points.

"Winning is the most important thing tonight, because we knew how to suffer when it was necessary to do so,”

Navas told Canal+

. “The team had the patience to gain the three points and this part of our game makes us stronger. They had good counter-attacks, and my team-mates made an effort to be solid defensively.”

Angers even almost went ahead early in the second half when a Lois Diony diving header from close range was well saved by Keylor Navas.

“I was well positioned, I wanted to help the team and I managed to do it,”

he said, before adding on


: “We are trying to adapt to the ideas of the coach. We are very motivated. We try to have a good block and be good in transitions. We are managing to apply his ideas. Everything is fine and we have to keep working.”

source: SportMob