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Trigueros: “We’ll need the fans on Thursday”
Trigueros: “We’ll need the fans on Thursday”


The number 14 sends a message to the fans ahead of the European clash vs Steaua Bucuresti

An anticipated end. Villarreal play for their place in the Round of 32 of the UEFA Europa League on Thursday against FC Steaua Bucuresti (5pm CET). If the Submarine win they’ll go through to the next round. For this reason, Manu Trigueros wants the team and fans to come together: “This game is a knockout tie for us. If we win we qualify for the next round. We hope that our fans get behind us. We will try to win with our fans, it’s so important for them to support us at every moment”.

For the centre midfielder it’s important go for it from the first whistle: “We must play our own game. At home we’re very strong. We’ll try to keep the ball and go for the win. We expect a tough match, but in terms of motivation they’re not going to beat us. We’re ready”.

According to the Yellow number 14, the team will be very concentrated: “We’re used to this type of pressure. We’ll go out on to the pitch confident and I’m sure we’ll play well because we have our game plan clear”.