Athletic Bilbao: ‘Williams has an obligation to score more goals and he knows it’

Iñaki Williams was one of the negative notes in the dizzying final sprint of the past League. He saw no door since the restart. Eleven days dry. Do you have a special plan Garitano to recover the best version of the striker? On the lawn they have not coincided much “because it only takes a week” due to its positive for coronavirus. But they have talked about it.

“To speak yes, obviously, because he is one of the most important players on the team, a franchise player. We have to take steps forward and try to improve together, “said the deriotarra. Words that translate into a requirement on the pitch: “He is a player who has the obligation to score more goals and he knows it. You are going to work for it because you have to assume that responsibility, more now than Aduriz no this”.

The Donostiarra “is irreplaceable”, however supplying his figure does not correspond only to Williams. “In the last ten years, this team has lived a lot from its goals, many other players have to contribute on the scoring level. Not as much as’Adu‘, But among all the dribbling of goals has than arrive ”, he said Garitano before repeating again that Williams “has to score more goals.”

Of course, “the first thing is that he is well, that he gets in shape and is one hundred percent” because he has had a rough preseason. He only had minutes in the last friendly against him Eibar. “He lives a lot from his physique, his speed, that he is well and that he recovers the training sessions is important for this beginning of League”, Declared the Mister.

In the absence of signings, Jon morcillo has been the sensation of summer in the Athletic. Verticality aside, there is an aspect of the end that has dazzled to Garitano: “The set piece is a specialist in taking fouls and corners. We have quite a few shortcomings in the team in the pitchers ”.

The zornotzarra may be the great novelty in the first eleven league of the lions in Los Cármenes. The Bilbao coach pointed out that it is “very important to start the League, it is vital to generate that illusion first ”. You will see faces with him again Pomegranate. A “chameleonic set that can play with one drawing or another and that is in Europe on its own merits”. Garitano He focused on the Nasrid strategy: “It is a very serious team, with a lot of scope, at set pieces it was the best of First last year. Both the centrals and Doors or Soldier they go very well at the top ”.