"The Champions League is all that I wish for. I can confirm today that all the rumours of transfer had destabilized me a little. When it is said to you that Alex Ferguson travels to Brussels to see you, it is impossible not to be nervous.
Today, I signed a contract until 2006, I am happy in Anderlecht and I am concentrated on my club. Even if it is perhaps my last season in Belgium, I am certain that there are still many things to win with Sporting..."
"Our preparation was rather easy. It is a choice of the staff. We had a calm and progressive preparation. It seems to be a good thing. Even if the match of this evening is our first real test, I feel that we are on the right track. Personally, the Champions League makes me dream. To beat largest teams of Europe is exciting!"