"I was happy to have De Sousa alongside me, because hand-to-hand combat with Messi is impossible. He is the best.
"However, Jesus Navas earlier this season was impossible to control. There was no way to stop him. He has given me the most problems this season."
Licht added: "I have ambitions to play for a big club. But I am also conscious that I must repay the faith Getafe has shown in me."