Juan Miranda poses with the shield of the Schalke


Miranda left for Junior: "I knew that he came and leaving Barça was the best for me"

Published:5/09/2019 - 21:22h

Updated:5/09/2019 - 21:22h

Juan Miranda did not take advantage of his opportunity in the first team last season and Valverde stopped counting on him very soon. The arrival of Junior Firpo has closed the door of the first team and that is why he has left on loan to Schalke

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The FC Barcelona had a problem the past season in his left side and this summer has corrected it with the signing of Junior Firpo. The Hispanic-Brazilian arrives to the group barcelonista to be the relief of Jordi Alba, that at last will have an acting of guarantees to be able to rest and not to play it everything.

Juan Miranda had to be his relief the past course, but a bad party against the Raise in Glass of Rey condemned him to eyes of Valverde. The Barcelona trainer left to have he from this moment and Alba remained without acting. The canterano, that has gone this summer yielded to the Schalke 04, admitted in an interview to Catalonia Rádio that the arrival of Junior was what carried him to look for an exit.

"I knew that it came Junior and that did not go to have so many possibilities, the best for me was to go out. I am very young, 19 years, and after two years of cession will have 21. I suppose that the first year will be to adapt me and the second, to consolidate me", explained a sober Miranda, that has signed two seasons of cession in the Schalke.

In spite of have not been able to take advantage of his opportunity the past year, the ex of the quarry of the Real Betis no martiriza and only looks to the future. "I understand that the Barça needs to the best players and I am very young. I tried to take advantage of to the maximum the minutes, could not be and does not happen nasa", affirmed.

Of this fateful meeting in front of the Raise that it did that Valverde put him the cross only wants to take out positive conclusions. Besides, it ensured that the Barcelona technician spoke with him after the party. "What remember have of the party of Glass in front of the Raise? Of parties like the one of the Raise learns , were dense. I do not have neither a bad memory neither good. It is to learn. Had a conversation with Valverde, spoke me the basic, what had to improve to learn and to go on", commented.

Possible turn to the Barça

Also it spoke of his possible return to the FC Barcelona after his go through the Bundesliga. Miranda prefers to centre in the now and expects to take advantage of the two years that happen in Germany to be able to go back to Can Barça. "The football is present and now to try take advantage of the cession to the Schalke. I will try to do it very well these two years and if I go back to the Barça will be grateful", recognised.

Finally, the canterano elogió to Carles Pérez and to Ansu Fati by the league start that are having. To the of Granollers knows him to spare by his stage in the filial, although the one of Guinea-Bissau knows him less. "With Carles Pérez have shared more time, already knew that had qualities and has showed it. With Ansu have coincided less by age, but the quality that has with 16 years is spectacular, already saw in the trainings and expects him a big future", finalised.

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