The defender Hispano-Brazilian Sidnei He referred to the significance of the first game that Real Betis will face in the return to competition, which will measure Sevilla FC at Sánchez-Pizjuán on Thursday, June 11, if the claims of Javier Tebas, president of LaLiga are met. “The derby is a very special match. It is a game that all the people start to watch, enjoy that moment. What we are doing is working to get there in the best possible way. We know how important this derby is and our thinking and our mentality is to arrive in the best possible way “, says Sidnei, in statements to Abc.
The Brazilian hopes to bring joy to the Betis fans on the return leg of the competition: “That is our goal. In fact, we went out to all the games with the intention of winning them. In the derby it will be the same, to bring joy to our people. Surely it will be very important. “
Behind closed doors, the derby will lose large doses of intensity. “A closed door derby, without fans, it will be very difficult. But it’s what he plays now and I think that the two teams have to try to make a nice game, a party as much as possible, because even if the fans are not around, that at home is a party for everyone, “says the Baetico defender.
Sidnei also appreciated recent statements from his partner Loren, in which he said that Betis is at the same sporting level, or even higher, than Sevilla FC, who gets 14 points in the classification: “We know that Sevilla is a great team with great players, but we are also a great team with great players. It is a derby and anyone can win it. Betis have shown this season that they can beat anyone. Sevilla are a great team and it will be a very nice derby ”, concluded the Betis central defender.