The two teams meet in the European Super Cup tonight.
He said: "He is a quality player and he was important to them but I think they plenty of quality players.
"I think they play a little bit different than they did last year. We will analyse them over the next couple of days and then we will be prepared.
"Nothing that happened last season [against Chelsea] will have any impact on what is going to happen. It is the next game.
"It is going to be a new game. They have a new situation at the club there but we want to do better than we did last year and we will see.
"It is a trophy that we can win and we want to win it so we are going to give it everything we can."