ABIDAL SPEAKS CLEARLY
Abidal gives clues about the intention of Barcelona with Neymar
Published:20/07/2019 - 12:59h
Updated:20/07/2019 - 13:10h
Much is being talked about in recent weeks about the possible signing of Neymar by FC Barcelona. Eric Abidal has given clues about the club's intention
During the last weeks, the return of Neymar to the FC Barcelona has gone back an entirely real possibility. The Brazilian forward has clear that made a mistake in summer of 2017, moment in which it decided to abandon the Camp Nou for aventurarse in the multimillionaire project of Paris Saint-Germain. But in the French capital has not gone him all as he expected.
His big wish is to go back to be footballer of the Barcelona team, where was happy, but the last statements of Eric Abidal can that they are a track about the invalid intention culé to repurchase to the Brazilian. "We need six offensive players and with Griezmann are six; afterwards, it will be the trainer the one who take his decisions", affirmed, in some statements to Him Parisien.
"We need six offensive players and with Griezmann are six"
It is necessary to remember that Griezmann will happen to form attack with Leo Messi, Luis Suárez, Ousmane Dembélé, Philippe Coutinho and Malcom. They six are the forwards of the current staff culé, by what maybe Abidal also have given a track on the future of the two last, that seemed to be far of the Camp Nou. Coutinho And Malcom, in this sense, could remain.
By what seems, the arrival of Griezmann is sufficient to cover what the team needed. "Griezmann Has talent and experience, because it has won a lot of titles, has the potential to win big parties", aimed, adding that "it is able to play several positions. It is able to combine the long game, the short game. It anticipates very well, it is a big goleador and the Barça has to have a profile as his".
The conflict with the Athletic of Madrid
Abidal Also commented the open conflict between the Athletic of Madrid and the FC Barcelona by the payment of the clause of Griezmann. "The Athletic defends his interests and we, the ones of the Barça. In no case we had a previous agreement with the player. We put us in contact with his surroundings, included his lawyer, after Griezmann announced his wish to abandon his previous club", defended the Frenchman.
The technical secretary culé informed about the posture of Bartomeu, that was hand-held tended and dialogue with the Athletic. "The president Bartomeu contacted with the Athletic to know the conditions of contracting of Griezmann and inform him that if there was not negotiation, the Barça would pay the clause of release of 120 million euros", explained the ex player.