Ernesto Valverde hoping for quieter times at Barcelona after hectic start
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After a whirlwind first 100 days of his tenure at Barcelona, Ernesto Valverde hopes the next 100 will be more quiet.
Ernesto Valverde quips that he hopes Leo Messi reaches 200 European goals this season after netting his 100th vs. Olympiakos.
Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde joked his first 100 days in charge of the club have "not been boring" as he prepares the LaLiga leaders for Saturday's match against rock-bottom Malaga.
Valverde has overseen 10 wins and a draw in his 11 matches in charge of the club, putting them four points clear at the top of LaLiga and on course for the knock-out stages of the Champions League.
But Valverde had to deal with the acrimonious departure of Neymar just days into his tenure – prompting fan anger towards…