"This is silly. We need more serious analysis. The season is long and we're only three games in."
On the substitution of Ronaldinho, Deco was equally as dismissive: "Look, Ronnie had played two internationals, he was the one who had to fly the furthest to return here and (coach Frank) Rijkaard has to think about the upcoming games and the fitness of his players.
"No-one is untouchable."