CHAMPIONS LEAGUE | SEVILLA
Emery hails "a competitive, demanding and intriguing group"
Sevilla’s coach was delighted with today’s Champions League draw: “This is what the Champions League is all about!”.
Sevilla coach Unai Emery was thrilled by the outcome of today’s Champions League draw which puts his side to the test in perhaps the toughest group of all. The Andalucians will meet Juventus, Manchester City and Borussia Mönchengladbach in the tournament’s ‘group of death’, Group D.
Far from being perturbed, Emery is relishing the group stage. “This is what the Champions League is all about!”, he wrote on his personal Twitter account. “The Premoer League, Serie A and the Bundesliga represented in the most competitive, demanding and intriguing group. C’mon Sevilla!!”.
His words were echoed by Sevilla’s Technical Secretary Monchi: “We now know our rivals, now it’s time to enjoy it and compete, compete and compete. We’ve no qualms, but plenty of ambitions – it’s in our DNA”.