Ivan Rakitic, during a training with the FC Barcelona


Ivan Rakitic explains how is his relation with Luis Enrique

Published:5/05/2017 - 18:32h

Updated:6/05/2017 - 01:00h

The Croatian midfield player of the FC Barcelona, Ivan Rakitic, has conceded an interview in which it has spoken of multiple subjects of Barcelona actuality, denying besides the rumours on a supposed bad relation with Luis Enrique

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In an extensive interview conceded to "MD", Ivan Rakitic has spoken long and tended on diverse subjects of the actuality of the FC Barcelona, denying his supposed bad relation with Luis Enrique and ensuring besides that expects to continue playing a lot of years more in the Barça, where feels very to taste with his mates.

"My idea already was the same before renewing, follow here more time. With all the tranquility, seat me with a lot of confidence, the things go very well and expect that we can follow a lot of more together years", has signalled.

It was not easy for him the period in which it chained diverse suplencias. "For anybody is easy to be in the bench. If there is a player that likes him be seated, better that leave it and remain home. We are here to litigate, to struggle, go together in a direction. I want to be always in the field, want to help to the team, this only can be if I am here and for this struggle, because I live the football to the one hundred by one hundred and this want to show".

"Always I have said that it had liked me that Luis Enrique followed"

It ensures that his relation with Luis Enrique is very good. "It is good, because I am him very grateful, he was the person that insisted so much so that I came, expect that also the people see it that it hit in this, from here that the relation is always of a lot of respect, for me is a very good trainer and before was a grandísimo player. I am very appreciated with all what has given me".

It arrived to say that Rakitic renewed with the Barça after knowing that Luis Enrique would not follow. He denies it. "There are people that has to speak a poquito of all… I always have said that it would have liked me that the míster followed. We respect his decision, but to me would have liked me that it had remained more time", recalca the Croatian midfield player.

Ivan Rakitic, careful with the future signings

Of face to the next season, is wary regarding the signings. "I have maximum confidence in which we are, but from here the good players are always welcome. If we can improve all, much better, of course. Have a very strong block of a perfect age, can be calm and if it incorporates somebody sure that goes to help a lot to the team".

And it would be delighted that Verratti recalara in the FC Barcelona. "If it says it Xavi, there is not person that know it better that he. Any good player is welcome. Here it treats to struggle together and litigate to the maximum, but all good player will be welcome".

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