The news of healing Arsenal midfielder Samir Nasri, not scary Barcelona coach, Pep Guardiola. He was actually happy to hear that.
Pep hope Nasri derived against foster children inlast 16 of Champions League , an earlyday . Nasri recovered from a hamstring injury ahead against Barca at the Emirates Stadium early day. The presence of Arsenal's top scorer with 14 goals that would provide valuable ammunition injection for the Gunners manager Arsene Wenger direction.
"If Nasri did not play, they still have (Tomas) Rosicky or (Andrey), Arshavin. But, Nasri an extraordinary player," said Guardiola told Tribalfootball.
Earlier, Wenger says Nasri will not be forced to play a hamstring injury since late January after appearing in the FA Cup against Huddersfield. "I hope Nasri can play. I always like to fight against a team with the best players,"said Pep.
Furthermore, Guardiola only target one goal as Barcelona hosted Arsenal. One goal in the cage enough to become the capital Arsenal for Barca for the second leg at Camp Nou.
"As always, our focus to play well. We will try to dominate the game," said Guardiola. "We will try to score goals. Because, scoring crucial away goal."
"At a minimum, we should take one goal to gift back to Barcelona. We do not believe the fight will be the deciding factor. We will menntukannya at Barca in leg 2," lid Guardiola.