CWC 2018 Solari likes the CWC more than the Intercontinental Cup

first_imgThe Real Madrid manager believes the current format is more democratic to the world of football allowing all the continental champions to participateArgentinean manager Santiago Solari has coached in the FIFA Club World Cup twice: first with Mexican side Atlante, and now with Spanish La Liga club Real Madrid.And for him, the current competition format is more democratic to the world of football, allowing all the continental champions to participate.“This is more democratic, all continents are participating, and I like this version more than the lovely old Intercontinental,” Solari told the press during a conference attended by“And about any surprises, no. I expected River [Plate] to go through, but defeats like this have happened already on many occasions.”Jose Mourinho, Lionel MessiMourinho: “Lionel Messi made me a better coach” Andrew Smyth – September 14, 2019 Jose Mourinho believes the experience of going up against Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi at Real Madrid made him a greater coach.“Sometimes what the public thinks would happen it doesn’t happen. This means this tournament is more competitive than what anybody thinks,” he added.“All of them are continental champions and have to beat many other clubs to be here. So there are no coincidences of why they are here.”#CWC18: For @realmadriden’s coach Santiago Solari, the FIFA Club World Cup is better than the old Intercontinental Cup.— (@ronaldocomint) December 21, 2018last_img