Ilkay Gündogan in Germany's defeat against Japan (1-2)


Gundogan alert! The future of the midfielder, increasingly far from Barça

Published:5/12/2022 - 18:37h

Updated:5/12/2022 - 23:56h

Barça had Ilkay Gündogan as one of the main candidates to reinforce the core of the team during the following summer. However, the footballer would have decided to extend his contract with Manchester City

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After a season in 'white', the FC Barcelona moved incesantemente during the past summer to reinforce the most weakened places of the staff of Xavi Hernández. Like this then , footballers like Robert Lewandowski, Jules Koundé, Raphinha, Andreas Christensen, Marcos Alonso, Franck Kessié and Héctor Bellerín joined to the Barcelona rows, completing one of the markets of signings more important in the recent history of the Catalan entity.

However, the culés could not concretise the arrival of the one who could be the 'cherry of the cake' of the window estival, as it is the case of Bernardo Silva. The Portuguese was request expresses of the trainer egarense, the one who saw him like the piece that was missing him to the medullary of his team. The pretenciones of the Manchester City avoided the signing of the midfield player, and although in Can Barça were had to try again his incorporation from June of 2023, the operation will not be at all simple.

By this reason, in Can Barça set up the research of a mediocentro that apuntale the demarcation. In this sense, the name of Ilkay Gündogan appeared on the Barcelona table, where see him like a big opportunity of market due to the fact that his agreement with the square 'skyblue' expires the next 30 June 2023, by what could land in the City Condal like free agent.

Nevertheless, the plans of the club could have fallen. And it is that although the international with the German selection valued the option to dress the T-shirt blaugrana from the next summer, his future would follow being in Manchester. Like this it has informed it the portal '', where ensure that the mediocampista has taken the decision to extend his stay in the Etihad Stadium.

Pep, the culprit

In spite of the early elimination of 'Die Mannschaft' of the World-wide Glass of Qatar 2022, Gündogan knew to surrender to a good level and the institution 'citizen' wants to follow having he. In this operation, Pep Guardiola has played a fundamental paper, since the one of Sampedor is the main valedor of the footballer in the team and the German is conscious of this, reason whereby would be by the work to follow under the orders of the Catalan trainer in Manchester.

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