Iván Morante, during a match with Spain


War between Barça and Manchester City for a pearl of 19 years

Published:17/01/2020 - 18:02h

Updated:17/01/2020 - 18:02h

Ivan Morante, midfielder of the lower categories of Villarreal, ends contract in June and has aroused the interest of FC Barcelona and Manchester City

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From the arrival of Pep Guardiola to the Manchester City, the English team has changed pro complete his philosophy of football. Far of the typical direct game in the Premier League, the Catalan technician has wanted to adapt his methodology of the style of position and possession that already employed in the Bayern of Munich and in the FC Barcelona and that did him triumph in both groups.

Given the circumstances of this model 'cruyffista', is normal that can have wishes crossed between the Manchester City and the FC Barcelona in the market of signings. The start of 2020 has brought what could be an intense war for doing with Iván Morante, a young midfield player of 19 years that has begun to stand out in the inferior categories of the Villarreal.

The peculiarity of this midfield player, in addition to his big talent and of his projection of future, is that it finishes agreement the next month of June and from this same month of January is free to negotiate his course with any club of legitimate form. That is to say, it treats of a promising footballer of 19 years of big potential that could arrive free.

According to the informations published by the newspaper Sport, so much FC Barcelona like Manchester City are very interested in adding to his project to this footballer. It treats of a versatile midfield player, that can play so much of mediocentro by in front of the defence as in positions more advanced as, for example, the one of interior. In fact, already it compares him with Bruno, player of the first team.

Add young, a fashionable formula

The FC Barcelona is pioniendo the batteries to reinforce the inferior categories with footballers of quality. In fact, this same month of January, in addition to the signing of the own Iván Morante, could close also the one of the defence Santiago Bouquets Mingo, pertinent of Mouth Juniors. Two reinforcements of luxury for a quarry that has to keep on being inagotable.

Until the moment, the Real Madrid seems to be the team that better is moving to reinforce his project with young footballers. In the last years, have closed signings like the ones of Rodrygo Goes, Vinícius, Takefusa Kubo, Ödegard or Reinier, that aim to world-wide stars in spite of that any of them surpasses the 20 years of age. To the Barça, then , touches him wake up in this appearance.

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