Michy Batshuayi returns the blow to the Sevilla boss after being presented in Valencia

Michy Batshuayi (R) poses with the president of Valencia, Anil Murthy, during his official presentation

& # 39; I have come here to play more than four games of the Champions League & # 39 ;: Michy Batshuayi returns the blow to the Sevilla boss after being presented in Valencia

  • The official presentation of Michy Batshuayi in Valencia took place in Spain on Sunday
  • The Chelsea forward agreed to a one-season loan change to Mestalla last week
  • The president of Seville, Pepe Castro, was puzzled by the election of the transfer of Batshuayi
  • He said the Belgian could have scored more goals in the Europa League.

George Flood for Mailonline

The Chelsea player, Michy Batshuayi, issued a reply to the president of Sevilla, Pepe Castro, as it was officially presented in Valencia on Sunday.

The Belgian international agreed to a one-season loan change to Mestalla last week after being informed by Maurizio Sarri that he would once again limit himself to a part-role in the Premier League in 2018/19.

The impressive form of Batshuayi over a period of four months at Borussia Dortmund last season – in which he scored nine goals in just 14 appearances – meant he attracted the interest of clubs across Europe, with Sevilla previously designated as the favorite for your signiture.

Michy Batshuayi (R) poses with the president of Valencia, Anil Murthy, during his official presentation

Michy Batshuayi (R) poses with the president of Valencia, Anil Murthy, during his official presentation

SPORTS STATISTICS OF BATSHUAYI

Appearances: 14

Objectives: 9

Assists: 1

The 24-year-old almost joined Sevilla during the January transfer and this last foul seemed to annoy the president of the Castro club, which was registered by Deportes Cuatro regretting his decision to opt for four Champions League matches. # 39; many more times in Europa League.

Explaining the reasoning behind his decision to opt for Valencia during his presentation, Batshuayi insisted that the club was aiming much higher than that and spoke of the positive impression that coach Marcelino left on him.

"There were many clubs that wanted to sign me, but after talking to Marcelino, a bond was generated and he convinced me to sign," he said.

"This is a strong team that plays in the Champions League and fights against the best, but what convinced me the most was my conversation with the coach.

The Chelsea striker on loan seemed to respond to the comments of Pepe Castro of Sevilla

The Chelsea striker on loan seemed to respond to the comments of Pepe Castro of Sevilla

The president of Sevilla, Castro, wondered why he had chosen "four Champions League matches". for more opportunities in the Europa League.

The president of Sevilla, Castro, wondered why he had chosen "four Champions League matches". for more opportunities in the Europa League.

The Chelsea striker on loan seemed to respond to the comments of Pepe Castro of Sevilla

"I came here to play for a Valencia team that wants to play more than four matches in the Champions League, and I want to win a title with Valencia this season.

Having arrived after the friendly 3-0 victory over Bayer Leverkusen on Saturday night, Batshuayi, who scored once in three appearances during the World Cup and Belgium finished third in Russia, debuts in Valencia in the first game of the League against Atl├ętico de Madrid on August 20.

Marcelino's team secured automatic qualification for the Champions League group stages finishing fourth last season, while Sevilla, seventh, will face VMFD Zalgiris of Lithuania in the third round of the Europa League next week.

The two clubs face each other in national actions on December 9 and March 31.

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