Riqui Puig in the match against Chelsea with Kovacic


Riqui Puig said "no" to Xavi and decided to stay in Barça

Published:25/07/2019 - 11:00h

Updated:25/07/2019 - 11:00h

Riqui Puig is the great pearl of the Masia of FC Barcelona and the midfielder has attracted the attention of many teams. Xavi Hernández wanted to take him one year to Al Sadd this summer, but the youth player preferred to stay

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Riqui Puig was the most attractive of the FC Barcelona in his first party of pre-season. The canterano was to title against Chelsea and showed because it is considered by a lot of the player with more projection of the Masia. Ernesto Valverde already gave him minutes the past season in the final stretch of competition, but this, to tenor of the seen against the 'blues', would have to give him more opportunities still.

The midfield player has an innate talent to play to football and this notices with only see him touch the ball. It asked it from the pitido initial and threw the team to the back when it saw that the londinenses commanded in the party. It left details of incredible quality and was very regulate in his game, but what more stood out in him was his character and his form to understand the game. In Riqui there is potential of grandísimo player and the 'Txingurri' has to take advantage of it.

The canterano has already decided that it will remain this course in Can Barça to half way between the filial and the first team. But before taking this decision, a lot of teams tried to attain his cession without success. One of them was the To the Sadd of Xavi Hernández. The Barcelona legend tried to achieve that the one of Matadepera played this next season in Qatar, but finally could not convince him.

The one of Terrassa, as it informs Sportive World, called to Riqui Puig to try do him see that it could be an interesting option for his career play a year in Qatar. The perla of the Masia did not expect that the same Xavi interested by him and felt very flattered. But in spite of this, decided to refuse the proposal appreciating him the interest showed.

It is necessary to remember that it does no a lot, in an interview to MD, the ex international Spanish elogió to Riqui Puig and admitted the a lot of that him fascina his game. "Has a lot of talent, personality, never hides , is brave, able to play between lines and in positions of interior. It is very good. It depends on he same triumph, depends on Riqui. If he sees able and steps forward, can give a brutal performance in the Barça, am convinced", affirmed.

Riqui Only wants to triumph in the Barça

Have patience is key to be able to triumph in a giant like the FC Barcelona. There are players that do not have it and that decide to leave, as Thiago Alcántara, and others like Riqui Puig that seems that it does not go to stop until it have triumphed in the club of his loves. The one of Matadepera has refused all the cessions that have proposed him and prefers to remain in the filial and go going in little by little in the first team, to go to another club although only it was a year.

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