"Coutinho responds to criticism after målfirandet"
"Philippe Coutinho was criticized after his celebration against Manchester United. "
"Now barcelona star responded. "
"' Never in my life have I been disrespectful to anyone,” he writes on Instagram. "
"After Philippe Coutinho made the 3-0-goal in the Champions League quarterfinal against Manchester United last Tuesday, he put his fingers in his ears and closed his eyes. The gesture has been interpreted as a response to the criticisms he received for his uneven level this season. "
"One that didn't like the celebration was previously Barcelonaspelaren Rivaldo. "
" It was not a good gesture. He scored a goal, but it is never good to do such a thing against the fans. The supporters criticized him for they know he must give more, " he told Marca."
"On Instagram have Coutinho now put up a story where he seems to respond to the criticism. "
"We should never listen to people who do not motivate us for their speech will only take the focus from the real focus we should have. Never in my life have I been disrespectful to anyone, on or off the pitch.”, he writes. "