Dani Alves with the Pumas

"I WAS TAKEN THROUGH THE BACK DOOR..."

Dani Alves gets 'wet' about his departure from Barça before his return to the Camp Nou

Published:3/08/2022 - 10:58h

Updated:3/08/2022 - 10:58h

Dani Alves, one of the footballers most remembered by the Barça fans, spoke about his departure and a possible farewell at the Camp Nou as part of the Joan Gamper Trophy

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Dani Alves Is back in Barcelona. The Brazilian travelled this Tuesday with the delegation of the Cougars of the UNAM to contest the Trophy Joan Gamper this Saturday 7 August to the 20.00 hours, in what it could be his last party on the lawn of the Spotify Camp Nou. To his 39 years, left the European football in search of minutes of quality that allow him ensure in place in the announcement of Brazil for the World-wide of Catar 2022.

After culminating his second stage with the Barça the past month of June, decided aventurarse in the Mexican football to continue his sportive career. Several media expressed his doubts to him by his age, but the true is that his rhythm of game still keeps intact. It has played the 90' minutes in his two commitments with the elastic auriazul, delivering an assistance on the hour in the tie (1-1) in front of Mazatlán.

Now, a month after his course, the defender has pronounced on his return in front of the microphones of the channel of television 'TUDN', ensuring that it is a gift that will take advantage of to say him "goodbye" to the club that has been his house during more than eight years. "The life gives me the right to come to play with Cougars and play in the Camp Nou to sack me", affirmed the 'canarinho'.

Also it took advantage of the opportunity to clear how have been his two exits of the Barcelona. "They took me out by the rear door the penultimate time. This time did not go by backwards because it finish my agreement. What sucede?, at all, ciao. It did not expect much more. After all I signed by six months and fulfilled them", concluded the footballer with more titles in the history of the 'deport king'.

Cougars already has won in Spain

Although the farewell of Alves is an ingredient that will give him 'flavour' to the Gamper of this year, the true is that the Mexican group will look for to repeat the done in 2004. In said date, the Cougars conquered the Trophy Santiago Bernabéu in Madrid, same year in that they did with the bicampeonato of the League MX of the hand of Hugo Sánchez, one of the legends of the group merengue. Now, almost two decades afterwards, will go back to try the 'feat', this time in territory culé.

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