Andrés Iniesta in a match of Vissel Kobe in the Asian Champions League


Andrés Iniesta: "FC Barcelona is my home and I hope I can come back one day"

Published:24/09/2020 - 21:37h

Updated:24/09/2020 - 23:56h

Andrés Iniesta left of the FC Barcelona in summer of 2018 but no descarta go back some day making some function inside the Catalan club

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Already it does two years that Andrés Iniesta sacked of the FC Barcelona but, in spite of this, follows very pending of the actuality of the team of his life. The midfield player manchego, that at present is a member of the rows of the Vissel Kobe Japanese, conceded an interview to the Canadian channel 'OneSoccer' in which it spoke of a possible return to the Camp Nou in the future.

The goodbye of Andrés Iniesta produced after 22 years in the club, 16 of them in the first team, with which conquered 31 titles. It was by own decision, but the manchego already dreams with going back. "My moment already happened and in the future do not know it. The FC Barcelona is my house, have been a lot of years and ojalá some day can go back of something that was qualified", commented.

"My moment already happened and in the future do not know it what will happen"

Of course, Andrés Iniesta is conscious of the difficult that is to speak on a long-term basis in the world of the football, but recognised that his return to the FC Barcelona is an idea that him round by the head from the same moment in which it left . "They give a lot of turns and visualise the things on a long-term basis is difficult, but like wish yes say that it would like me", manifested.

Besides, the legendary footballer of the FC Barcelona recognised that in Japan is "very well" and that his intention is to remain in the Vissel Kobe during the two seasons that subtract him of agreement. "The idea is to be here. Have this year and the one who comes of agreement and afterwards do not know what will offer the future, but the initial idea is to continue here", sentenced Andrés Iniesta.

The FC Barcelona misses to Andrés Iniesta

Since it left Andrés Iniesta, the FC Barcelona lost a big reference in the centre of the field. The goodbye of the manchego propició the arrival of players of profile futbolístico similar as they can be Arthur Melo or Frenkie of Jong, but any of them has been able to not even approach to the level that offered the genius of Fuentealbilla, a player that offered class and control.

In fact, Andrés Iniesta was, beside Leo Messi,​ Xavi Hernández or Sergio Busquets, an icon of the game of position that triumphed of the hand of Pep Guardiola. Never we will see to 'another Iniesta', although the club will work so that the first team was led by footballers that understand the game as it does it the manchego.

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