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Carles Puyol has to decide on his offer to return to Barça

Published:18/09/2019 - 19:19h

Updated:18/09/2019 - 19:19h

Carles Puyol is a legend of Barça, and has an offer to return to the club and be the new sports manager. The catalan has not decided yet on the subject, although some sources point to a negative answer

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The FC Barcelona has been very pending in the last months of the market of signings, and in the weeks to come could announce new incorporations. The Catalans have changed of strategy recently regarding the sportive management of the club and his new bet bases in drafting to ex footballers with experience inside and out of the terrains of game. His next aim is another indisputable legend of the first team.

Carles Puyol still has to decide on the offer that the managerial made him so that it was the new sportive director, a place that remained vacant after the goodbye of Pep Safe to finals of the month of Julio. The president himself Josep Maria Bartomeu confirmed in an interview that the conversations with the one of The Pobla of Segur followed active, and that his intention was to arrive to an agreement for his return.

Although some sources warn on a possible rejection, others ensure that still there is not at all writing. His ex mate and fellow Jofre Mateu revealed in the program 'Què T'hi Jugues' of the 'Chain BE' that would opt by the 'no, thank you' "to 99%" because has other projects in mind, but as 'Sportive World' the Catalan still medita his options and does not have descartado do career in the Camp Nou.

The quoted half specifies that to finals of September there will be an official reply in this regard, and also clears the one who went captain barcelonista does not finish it to see clear the return in the conditions that have presented him . In spite of putting some distance with the entity, never has closed the door to his turn, by what the negotiations could remain sealed or postponed to within of some seasons.

Puyol, in the meantime, follows accumulating experience in diverse charges. In 2015 already it acted as I attach of Andoni Zubizarreta in the technical office, but did not last too much and showed to the world of the representation of players. At present it is ambassador of LaLiga and of the FIFA, because of his condition of champion of the world with the Spanish selection and to his status of absolute referent.

The Barça puts in hands of his ex players

The bet of the Barça by the ex footballers is not new, and in the last months has left positive feelings. Of the hand of Éric Abidal have improved the traspasos in the first Barcelona team, and already has left see the hand of the new director of the Masia, Patrick Kluivert. Besides, Puyol or Xavi Hernández are some of the names that keep in the diary of the club for a next return.

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