Kessié v Sassuolo


Yaya Touré, key in the signing of Kessié by Barça: "I told him not to hesitate"

Published:4/07/2022 - 13:11h

Updated:4/07/2022 - 13:22h

As revealed in an interview with 'Mundo Deportivo', Yaya Touré was very attentive to Franck Kessié's negotiations with FC Barcelona to complete his transfer for 2022-23

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Franck Kessié will be announced like new player of the FC Barcelona of imminent form. The club arrived to an agreement with the player of Ivory Coast to join his camnios by the next four seasons and only is missing that it land in the City Condal so that firm his agreement and was presented in the lawn of the Spotify Camp Nou, planned act for this Wednesday as it has confirmed Joan Laporta.

The midfield player will arrive to the Barcelona picture like free agent, after his go through the AC Milan in the last five seasons, and accessed to earn an inferior wage to his pretences, of six million euros. Kessié Gave priority at all times to the Barça and already is prepared to add , in brief, to the pre-season and begin to work under the orders of Xavi Hernández.

One of the 'culprits' that Kessié was about to to dress of Barcelona is Yaya Touré, exazulgrana that insisted to his compatriot so that it did not doubt in giving the jump to the Barça. In a recent interview conceded to 'Sportive World' explained that "it is truth that called it during the negotiations with the Barça... We have been in contact this time and called me several times because it knew that I knew the Barcelona".

Likewise, it stood out that "to be sincere, speak during days because it wanted to know all what would find here. The Milan offered him a new agreement and is a big club also, but was the Barcelona behind", adding that "I said him that it did not doubt, that if it wanted to go had to go to the Barcelona".

It thinks that it will be a big signing

Touré Reviewed the performance of Kessié in the AC Milan and thought that, if has sufficient confidence, will finish being a big reinforcement for the Barça in this season: "Physically it is a very powerful midfield player and think that can improve a lot still in several appearances. It is a big player and if has the confidence that had in the Milan, think that will be a big signing".

This yes, explained him that it has to be to tope because the competition in the Barcelona picture is maximum and his indisputable titularity is not ensured: "I said Him also that it had to be prepared for the high competition that there is in the Barça, because there is two or three players with which struggle by a place to title".

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