But he said: "I want to be honest, if I say this or that, I have to analyse the context.
"We were playing against Chelsea in the semi-finals of the Champions League.
"If I am a fan I want to see the manager fighting for my club. I don't see this as a lack of respect for Chelsea's fans, just a manager defending his team."
He added: "I like to do things in the right way for the fans.
"The fans and manager want to win every single game, nobody wants to win more than fans and manager.
"At the end I think that they will be pleased."