THE CATALAN, KEY PIECE IN THE BARÇA
The opinion of Ernesto Valverde on the renewal of Jordi Alba
Published:6/11/2018 - 12:03h
Updated:6/11/2018 - 13:22h
It does some months that started the doubts, and in spite of that there is tuning between all the parts, follows coleando the renewal of Jordi Alba by the FC Barcelona. Questioned on the possibility to reach an agreement that does not arrive, Ernesto Valverde was very clear
His signing in 2012 already seems far, but step by step Jordi Alba consolidated in the FC Barcelona and is, without place to doubts, one of the best sides of the world. With the step of the years has won in influence in the changing room and, especially, on the terrain of game, where his mayories virtues have improved in a style of game in which it fits wonderfully.
With 29 years, the one of L'Hospitalet de Llobregat does not seem to have arrived to his limit, and follows showing split after party a better version. Neither the changes of trainer have upset a progression that is causing some discussions, and that it could resolve prompt if all the involved put something of his part.
In spite of that the club insists in that it is in his immediate diary, the Catalan follows without renewing, a fact that generates restlessness because it finish agreement in 2020. It is true that these links still awards an important margin, but also is it that it has called the attention of some rivals that are attentive to treat to convince to the footballer that it change of airs.
The runrún does not detain and has arrived until the trainer, to the that in the press conferences ask after him the situation of one of his indisputable. Ernesto Valverde faced the question this same Monday and was rotundo in this regard, without referring to subjects that no him incumben, but leaving clear which is his opinion: "What likes me is that Jordi Alba was happy, happy, because like this it will surrender more".
The reading is quite simple, and is that the technician does not want distractions because the crack is in a moment of impressive form. The advantage for the culés is that the canterano is committed, and has underlined that by his part there will be problems to renew. Now, it touches to collect the glove and put hands to the work, to take advantage of an opportunity to hit without that there are surprises or discontents by the way.
The Spanish selection, the another worry of Alba
The another key subject that blurs the path of Jordi Alba is his absence in the Spanish selection, and already has done all the possible for going in again in the announcements of the 'red'. For the time being, the Barcelona is the left side more stood out of the country, but the decision is in hands of Luis Enrique. Respectfully, in his statements, and with spare reasons, futbolísticamente, the defender has demanded a call of the Asturian, that in what it goes of season, still has not produced .