Gai Assulin, ex canterano of the FC Barcelona


The disappointing final of the canterano of the Barça that it was called to be 'the new Messi'

Published:28/11/2021 - 16:15h

Updated:28/11/2021 - 16:15h

"There where was thought that would be Messi and would mark 50 goals every year", commented Gai Assulin, ex canterano of the FC Barcelona in the era of Pep Guardiola

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Gai Assulin Definitely has lived an odd career futbolística. It was called to be the 'new Lionel Messi' when it was in the quarry of the FC Barcelona under the orders of Pep Guardiola, but the Israeli extreme finished for going out and turned into a globe-trotter that right now is in research of a new team after his go through the AC Cream of the Series D Italian.

During an interview conceded to the newspaper 'The Guardian', Assulin, that lives in Manchester with his couple and his daughter, explained that it would like him continue with his career because it does not understand the life without the football. However, it knows that it will not be simple: "The football is something insustituible, is what more master in the life and always will love it. Although now I do not have team, deal to play and train to do it the best that can".

"You go in in a moment in which you can not find a club, is football and has happened them to a lot of players, so have a lot of thoughts in the head, of course, and think negative things: 'What have to do? It would have to stop?' But it is not an option for me, since the football is it everything", exposed the ex canterano of the Barça.

Comparison with Messi

Now with the step of the time, to Gai Assulin does not bother him that they compared him with Messi, although before it have meant a strong pressure: "To all the world likes him compare in the football and for me is a big fulfilled, but Messi is the best footballer of the history. Sometimes it is not well that take it to you badly, since the expectation is that you go to the field and do the same that Messi all the time. In all the clubs compared me with Messi, thought that it went to be Messi and would mark 50 goals to the year, by what the comparison in this moment was not so positive".

"Right now, after being in so many clubs, see it like something positive and take it like something that has not said of so many players. Messi is the best of the history, so it is well that compare me with him by something that did well in this moment", concluded the Israeli footballer.

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