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Barcelona coach Valverde: Cillessen a great keeper

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde says management are pleased with the influence of unsettled goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen.

Cillessen could replace Marc-Andre Ter Stegen in the Barcelona goal against Celta Vigo.

"I could use [Cillessen] in these games," Valverde said. "Each time there's a possibility, he's played a match, like he didn't last year. We're happy with him, he's a great goalkeeper and I know that the goalkeeper position is very special.

"Marc's performances have been at such a high level. He's had an extraordinary season. He gives us a calmness from the back and allows us to settle on the pitch. When we open us, he lets nothing get past him."

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