Puyol wary of United

The Spanish giants will face United in the final at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome today.

“We’ve enjoyed a very good season,” he said. “The team has worked very hard and the results we have obtained are proof of that.

“We hope to win and make this season a spectacular one.

“It’s going to be a very complicated game. We are facing the best team in the world.

“Manchester United are very strong defensively and have players that can make the difference at any moment.

“We know their players very well. But I wouldn’t focus on just the attack but on the whole team.”

He added: “We do have important players missing, but the team arrives to this game in good form.

“We have great players and everything will be perfect.

“We have good vibes and we know we have an historic opportunity against a great team.

“We are optimistic.”