Sanchez Flores said that he planned the game "from the security that was going to give us the pass to the quarterfinals"
Espanyol completed a great game against Levante to sign their qualification for the quarterfinals. The blue and white coach, Quique Sánchez Flores, said in the press conference that the team always believed in the possibility of coming back. "We raised the game from the security and the conviction that we would achieve the pass. That's why we bet on these players”, he said.
Sanchez Flores pointed out that "we had to score early to see that the tie was closer. This system is good for us, we have good feelings and we mature very well match. The victories make the team settle. We have achieved our goal by getting ahead and has been accommodating to what we really wanted. It has been a game to know how to compete and have confidence".
The blue and white coach has insisted that it is a victory "to continue growing. I prefer that the emotion runs and the players enjoy the moment. We do not want anything other than to be competitive and make people excited".