Tevez was quoted in the Spanish press this week slating the Spanish centre-forward, questioning his usefulness.
But he tweeted this morning:
I want to explain I haven t said anything bad about Fernando, in fact I believe he is a great player and he will be a key player for us!
— Carlitos Tevez (@carlitos3210) September 18, 2013
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