"I hope people do not try to read more into this than there is. If a player has some sort of injury, even minor, it can hamper them. No two players handle injuries the same way.
"I can't say what happened to Ronaldinho, because I am not him. But there is no way any player would refuse to play.
"If we're missing a player, that should not be an excuse. There are players available to take anyone's place."