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The 'wink' of Rakitic to Cristiano Ronaldo and Juventus

Published:13/02/2020 - 23:38h

Updated:14/02/2020 - 08:01h

Ivan Rakitic's future at Barça is in the air, and rumours have grown again after a 'wink' at Cristiano Ronaldo and Juventus. The croatian has praised the portuguese, Leo Messi and Neymar in an interview

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The FC Barcelona follows surrounded of rumours on the market of signings, and one of the key names is the one of Ivan Rakitic. The one of Möhlin, that has left a deep footprint in the club, finish agreement on 30 June 2021, and like his renewal does not seem to contemplate, the door of his traspaso remains opened. In the last months has lived surrounded of rumours, that have shot after his last interview.

The crack has conceded an interview to 'Bleacher Report' in which it has spoken of numerous subjects of actuality. One of the most commented questions is the one who does reference to Cristiano Ronaldo, with the one who has revealed that it would like him play: "Of course, it would like me play with him because it also is one of the biggest of the history. Really you enjoy seeing it and what is doing in the Juventus... For me, it is one of the best of always".

After the 'wink' to the Portuguese and to the group piamontés, that, after his negotiations the past summer would have him in his list of priorities for 2020, the Croat has been questioned directly on his future, and has dodged the issue speaking of the speculations with which coexists: "Also it is part of the football, have to understand it and be smart in January. You have to be happy and think in the family. I have to play and if game in the Barça, then am happy".

"It would like me have to Neymar in my team, when it is happy is between the best of the world"

Shortly before answering on Cristiano, the midfield player has praised to Leo Messi, to the one who has described like "the best of all time". "It is incredible to play with him and think that is really special. If it is the best of always? I think that in each moment there have been players very special. What is sure is that the has been the best of the last 15 years and, in my opinion, is the best of all time. Play to his side the six last years has been incredible", has reflexionado.

In the brief test to the that has had to confront, also has gone back to stand out to the of Rosario, to the one who has signalled like the best footballer with which has played and also the best against which has played. "This is easy, Messi vs. Messi". "Play against him is so difficult... It is as if you played to another sport", has explained, before esquivar another delicate subject. "It is impossible to compare to the one with theanother ", has resolved on Quique Setién and Ernesto Valverde.

In this mix of courage and caution, has gone back to think on a subject in which never it has hid , and is that it is adherent of the return of Neymar to the Camp Nou, a bet that will go back to be on the table of the directive at the end of the present campaign, when it could live another serial with the PSG: "it would like Me have him in my team. He needs to decide what is the best for him, since it is my fellow and want to see it happy and sure. When it is happy is of the best players of the world".


The big wishes of Rakitic are for Croatia

Also it has surprised slightly Rakitic with his wishes for the season, although the justification is evident when they speak him of his selection. "It would change a World-wide by the Champions?", it was one of the proofs of the mentioned test, and the Croat no has thought it to him too much: "Yes, definitely. There are a lot of opportunities to win a League of Champions, but is more difficult a Glass of the World". And the same for the Eurocopa: "I Prefer the Euro because I already won the Champions".

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