Ilaix Moriba, in Valencia-Real Sociedad


Barça faces an old acquaintance during their visit to Valencia

Published:19/02/2022 - 13:20h

Updated:19/02/2022 - 13:20h

Ilaix Moriba will meet again with Barça, but this time as a rival. The Guinean has returned to LaLiga after an irregular spell in German football with RB Leipzig, which he has loaned to the 'che' team

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Six months after abandoning the rows of the FC Barcelona, and no in very good terms, Ilaix Moriba will be in front of the picture culé in the split suspender belt in front of the Valency that will have to Mestalla like stage. The index card of the guinean is property of the RB Leipzig. However, the few opportunities in the Bundesliga carried him to a cession with the group 'che'.

Unlike Domenico Tedesco, José Bordalás himself has trusted more in the ex culé, the one who already has seen action in the last four commitments contested by Valencia, three of them splitting in the XI initial. The duel could be loaded of morbo by part of the player that shined in the Glass Africa with his selection, that besides would have the intention to show him to his ancient club that erró when leaving him go.

During his go through the Barcelona team, Ilaix had the confidence of Ronald Koeman. With the Dutch to the control of the team added a total of 28 apparitions, 14 of them by LaLiga, three by the Glass of Rey and a more in the Champions. In spite of his good performance, the situation finished twisting when it arrived the moment to lengthen his agreement.

Ilaix Expected a higher wage

Moriba Finish saying "no" to the proposals of the club to renew him in front of what considered a low wage for his expectations. It was of this way like the operation finish frustrating after giving him so many long to the subject. Later, the Barcelona decided to take radical measures: exclude to the guinean of the lists of summoned and send him to the filial.

To finals of August, Ilaix sacked of the team that put him in the map of the European football. His new destination would be the RB Leipzig of the football germano, that disbursed 16 million euros by his index card and other 6 'kilos' by concept of variables. Likewise, the Catalan entity reserved a 10 % in case of a future traspaso. Nevertheless, the fault of minutes in Germany has carried him to be yielded to Valencia.

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