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Higuain's ironic phrase about the signing of Lewandowski: "Was it free?"

Published:19/07/2022 - 00:30h

Updated:19/07/2022 - 00:30h

Gonzalo Higuaín talked to 'Tot Costa' about the current situation at FC Barcelona in advance of the match that his team, Inter Miami, will play on Wednesday against the Catalans. On the signing of Robert Lewandowski, the Argentine criticized its cost

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The signing of Robert Lewandowski with the FC Barcelona follows giving of what speak. The Monday, the last in referring to the traspaso of the Pole was Gonzalo Higuaín, to the one who surprised him the cost of the operation (45 'kilos' + 5 in variables) for treating of a next player to fulfil 34 years. In an interview with the program 'Tot Coast', of Catalonia Ràdio, the player of 34 years ensured that only a 'crack' can give the luxury to move so much money to this age.

"It forgives the ignorance, went free, no? 50 million euros? Ufff, surely will be a big signing if the Barça disbursed this silver. In the football of today seems at all, but when I was to the Real Madrid in 2006 had to be a 'supercrack' by this silver. Now with the inflation, the entrance of the Arabs... It is distinct, but also have to be a 'crack' for fichar by this sum to a player of 34 years", explained the forward of the Inter of Miami, next rival culé in the pre-season.

Gonzalo will fulfil 35 years in December and aims at the end of his career in the MLS American. The Argentinian arrived to the club chaired by Davi Beckham in September of 2020 'to cost zero' after finalising his agreement with the Juventus. In 2022, the born in Brest, France, sum 3 goals and 1 assistance in 15 parties (736 minutes) with the ones of Phil Neville, group that leaves ninth in the east Conference with 25 points, to four of the zone of classification.

Nevertheless, further of his ironic initial answer, Higuaín backed his opinion on the arrival of the Pole to Catalonia. "Robert won the Champions 2 years ago, has a big level, is of the best forwards of the world in the last 10 years", matizó the Argentinian, the one who besides added that "in the football there is not age. It looks to Benzema, did 15 goals in Champions. Lewandowski Is an animal. I think that the Barça did a big signing".

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For the ex forward of the Madrid, since it arrived Xavi, the Barça improved notably. "I think that it was the team that more points did. It played well, it won in the Bernabéu. It arrived in a moment hot and have brought him good players. The Barça goes to go back to compete by everything. It seemed that it went to take more in recovering , but ojalá that surrender the signings", puntualizó the player of 34 years. Higuaín And the Inter of Miami will receive the Wednesday to the ones of Xavi to the 20:00 venues (2:00 of Spain), probably with Lewandowski in the terracings of the Lockhart Stadium.

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