The striker of Athletic Bilbao met with the journalists. Journalists asked Inaki many questions regarding the final of SuperCopa, Messi and Real Madrid.
Lionel Messi missed the match against Real Sociedad
As you may know, Barcelona won the semi-final against Real Sociedad. The game was intense and both teams had many chances. Fortunately to Barca fans, the team could score more penalties than Real Sociedad. Lionel Messi missed the game and it was a big surprise for many. Argentinian players could not train with the main squad due to micro-injury. He started training on Friday evening, so there is a hope for Messi to come-back in the final.
Inaki Williams was not impressed by the questions related to Messi. He said that Athletic Bilbao is in a really good spirit and they will fight against any team. Inaki said that he does not care whether Messi can play in the Final or not. At the same time, Williams praised Barcelona’s attacking line and added that the match will be tough.
Historic moment for Athletic Bilbao
Williams said that SuperCopa could be historic for Athletic Bilbao. Inaki is satisfied with the match against Real Madrid. The striker of Bilbao noted that winning the game against Ramos’ team was not easy, so it’s already a tough journey. Inaki is happy that opponent will be Barca in the final because they can show to the world that Biblao is a tough team.
The striker said that winning SuperCopa in 2015 was historic. Now the team has a chance to repeat the historic run of Bilbao. Keep in mind that Bilbao won SuperCopa against Barcelona. By that time, Barca had Neymar, Suarez and Messi in the attacking line. Bilbao could score four goals against that team.