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The words of Rakitic on the future of Messi

Published:16/12/2020 - 17:51h

Updated:16/12/2020 - 17:51h

Ivan Rakitic, ex player of the FC Barcelona, has given an interview in which it has spoken on Lionel Messi and the future of the Argentinian, between other things

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The mediocampista Croatian Ivan Rakitic, current player of the Seville and exfutbolista of the FC Barcelona, gone out of the team culé hardly does some months, has given an interview for LiveScore and Laliga, in which it has touched the subject of the future of Lionel Messi, afterwards of all the controversy on the possible exit of the Argentinian of the Catalan picture. Of equal way, the also exjugador of the Schalke 04 has spoken on his turn to the Andalusian group and his present.

Rakitic Was asked on the time that he thinks that remains him to Messi like player of the FC Barcelona, to what the runner-up of the world in 2018 answered: "I Expect that they remain him a lot of years and that decide what is the best for him and for the Barcelona. I was six incredible years playing with him in the Barcelona and is really incredible to have played with him and be in the same team, so I expect that it can remain a lot of years more in the Barcelona".

Of equal way, the mediocampista also answered to the question that made the interviewer, on which could be his more likely destination, if Messi abandonáse the Barcelona. In this sense, Rakitic commented: "I Think that this has to be his decision and has to do the best for him and for the club. I think that all the people of the Barcelona and the fans of the club follow behind him, so it has to be clear achieve same, with his family, with the club and with all the fans. I am safe that it will take the correct decision".

Closing the subject of what has to see with the Catalan team and the Argentinian star, the now player of the Seville answered a last question, on which is, in his opinion, the cause of the tambaleante start of the Barcelona and if this means a surprise for him. The answer of Rakitic has been quite neutral, then , to his eyes, considers that the current situation of the culés is not only causes of his performance like team, but also of the good walk of the others groups of the Spanish tournament.

Rakitic praised To Ansu Fati

Further of the statements of Ivan Rakitic on the future of Lionel Messi and the actuality errante of the FC Barcelona, the same has elogiado to Ansu Fati, thanks to his youth and talent. The Croat has remained with the precocious Barcelona promise when being asked on which would be the young player of LaLiga that would appoint, with seen to the future.

"For me, I think that Ansu Fati, that lamentably is lesionado in this moment, is the one who has a more incredible talent in comparison to the rest. I played with him during a time in the Barcelona. It has had bad luck with his current injury, but expect that it can return the before possible. For me, it is a boy that can be a big player for the Spanish football and am safe that a lot of people, including me to me, will enjoy of Ansu playing to the highest level during long", went the answer of the ex azulgrana.


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