New generation of internationals: Juan Bernat

Ciudad del Fútbol 24 Ago 2013
Juan Bernat is another player who could be called up to the U21 after his brilliant performance at the U20 World Cup in Turkey

It has been a brilliant season for Juan Bernat. First consolidated its team, Valencia with great performances as he completed against Deportivo La Coruna when contributed to the comeback of his team (2-3).

And then shone at the World U20 Turkey as Superdeporte stressed: "Juan Bernat has become one of the realities of the FIFA U-20. Their match against Mexico in the second round has served to confirm its full adaptation to defense. initial revelation, their deployment across the left lane has impressed all who are following the competition in Turkey. Their metamorphosis is startling fans, teammates and coaches. "

In addition, in January and was summoned by Julen Lopetegui to begin to integrate into the U-21.

But how is Juan Bernat?

In his own words: "I have one on one, I like to face the opponent with speed and might have the features you are looking for the coach, but I'm not going to be the star now."

He also states that "I've always played because I prefer indoor play further up, but if I have to change positions and be side to help my team do without problems. But my natural position in the field is more to attack than to defend" .

Anyway, exudes enthusiasm and ambition: "I'm taking advantage of the opportunities that I have, earlier in the season did not have many minutes and now I want to seize opportunities and work every day. Speak he had to wait for an opportunity to come, has come and I I used that quite well, try to go on. "

This left-winger, born in Valencia on March 1, 1993, some compare with Jordi Alba: "Yes, and my colleagues also tell me for some movements and also by the change of position. - Do you like to be told ?-Sure, it's a compliment for me to be compared with Jordi Alba because he is doing very well in both absolute as previously Barca and Valencia. "

Raised in the ranks at Valencia from 7 years, then has been with the Under-16 three times, with the U-17 in 11 games and European champion in 2012 with the U19.