You always seem to play with one touch. Is that your trademark?

I think that comes from our coach Ernesto Valverde. He wants us to play calmly, because that’s very important in football, but also to start attacks quickly from the back. Playing with one touch quickens the play and makes us much more difficult to defend against. This is what modern football is all about. We want to play out from the back, and involve our creative midfielders in developing…

vía Aymeric Laporte breaks his silence on Premier League link | FourFourTwo.