“It is a mess and in your head you are mad when you try to put all that together”
“For example, Saturday, the level of [players’] fitness are all different and some players need to rest one day more, or 12 hours more, and you have to do this and that to change the training session. That is very difficult.
“It is a difficult job for the sports science and medical department because you are a manager who says ‘I want to do a tactical session’ and they say ‘Yes, but be careful with this guy because he is tired, this one is not good, maybe it is better that this one does not train and rests a little bit more’.
“Always, it is a mess and in your head you are mad when you try to put all that together to try to play well afterwards.”