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Pirlo's surprising call to convince Arturo Vidal

Published:22/08/2020 - 08:47h

Updated:22/08/2020 - 08:47h

Arturo Vidal has a foot and a half out of Barça and it seems that now his most likely destination could be Juventus. Pirlo, the new Bianconero coach, would have already called the Chilean to convince him to agree to return to the 'Vecchia Signora'

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The FC Barcelona wants to begin a new project this season and the idea of Josep Maria Bartomeu is to undo of several 'heavy weights'. The president already has left it clear in several interviews and Ronald Koeman, new Barcelona trainer, has arrived precisely to do this 'clean'. The Dutch has character, a lot of personality and does not go to shiver him the pulse if it has to do without the 'holy cows'.

One of these veterans that seems that it will go is Arturo Vidal, that does not explain for the club and probably neither for the new technician. The Chilean was important so much for Ernesto Valverde as for Quique Setién and enjoys of the respect of the changing room, but is 33 years old and only one more than agreement by in front. Finish in 2021 and with a quite high wage, the Barça wants to sell him already to obtain something of rédito economic by him.

The Inter of Milan has been the club that more interest has showed by the midfield player this last campaign. The interistas have asked in several occasions by him by insistence of Antonio Conte, but from does months no longer is a priority for them. With the 'neroazzurro' descartados, the Juventus of Turín could be his destination thanks to Andrea Pirlo, new míster of the bianconeros.

The ex mythical footballer seems that has to Vidal in his list of aims for this summer and in Italy say that even it has contacted with him to say it. In 'The Fourth' ensure that the ex mediocampista has spoken by telephone with the ex of the Bayern of Munich to convince him that it go to the 'Vecchia Signora'. Also Gianluigi Buffon, legend juventina, would have spoken with the one of Saint Joaquín, to the that the same that Pirlo knows of the stage of the Chilean in Turín.

To his time, the Barcelona would have gathered according to this information with Ronald Koeman in a videollamada in which they would have spoken of the plans of the Dutch for him. That it remain in the Camp Nou is almost descartado, by what now will have to be the international by Chile the one who decide what do. In addition to the Juve, says that Paris Saint-Germain also is after his steps because it wants to strengthen even more his centre of the field.

Vidal wants to win the Champions before withdrawing

The wish of the player is to sign by a team that allow him win a Champions League before withdrawing . Under this premise, to day of today seems that the PSG offers him more possibilities with Neymar Jr and Kylian Mbappé in the forward. Nevertheless, if the Juve and his good fellow Pirlo convince him with a good sportive project, can that his decision finish being return to the team that launched him to the stardom does several years.

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