Competition
  • LaLiga Santander
  • Premier League
  • Serie A
  • Bundesliga
  • Ligue 1
  • LaLiga SmartBank
  • Liga Holandesa
  • Liga Portuguesa
  • MotoGP
  • Vuelta a España
Premier League
Liga Holandesa
Waalwijk Waalwijk WAA

-

ADO Den Haag ADO Den Haag ADO

-

Utrecht Utrecht UTR

-

VVV-Venlo VVV-Venlo VVV

-

Zwolle Zwolle ZWO

-

Sparta de Rotterdam Sparta de Rotterdam SPR

-

BARCELONA

Valverde not considering resigning as Barcelona coach

Valverde not considering resigning as Barcelona coach

Getty Images

Ernesto Valverde dismissed any suggestions he thought about resigning as Barcelona coach after heartbreaking Liverpool loss in Champions League.

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde insisted he had not considered resigning in the wake of his side's Champions League exit.

The LaLiga champions were thrashed 4-0 by Liverpool at Anfield on Tuesday to make a semi-final exit 4-3 on aggregate.

The humiliating defeat led to scrutiny over Valverde's position, despite Barca winning LaLiga and the Supercopa de Espana this season while also reaching the Copa del Rey final, where Valencia await on May 25.

Asked after Barca's 2-0 win over Getafe on Sunday if he had thought about resigning, Valverde said: "Well, no."

Barca fans targeted their players at Camp Nou, with Philippe Coutinho and Sergio Busquets among those subjected to whistles.

Valverde expected whistles from home crowd

Valverde, who agreed to a contract extension until the end of 2019-20 in February, was unsurprised by the crowd's response and said it was only natural after their Champions League exit.

"I expected that at the beginning they would whistle. How are they not going to whistle us? It is normal," he said.

"But I knew that they would then position themselves with us.

"And there seems to be noise but people are from your team and I'm grateful."

Barca wrap up their LaLiga campaign at Eibar on Sunday before taking on Valencia in the Copa del Rey final.