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Joan Laporta's entourage would be 'pushing' the president to go for Thiago Motta

Published:22/05/2024 - 11:01h

Updated:22/05/2024 - 11:01h

Thiago Motta's football at the helm of Bologna has not gone unnoticed, especially because of the team's qualification for next season's Champions League. Perhaps for this reason, there are many in Barcelona who would like to see him on the Barça bench

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Thiago Motta has turned into the last two seasons, and especially in the current, in synonymous of a style of game of a lot of possession. With the Bologna, the exfutbolista of the FC Barcelona no only ensured a place in Europe for the first time in 22 years, but besides it classified to the 'Rossoblù' to the Champions League for the first time in his history.

This profile, added to his training in the Masia like player and to his go through the first Barcelona team, do him be a name in the diary culé now that the continuity of Xavi Hernández again is in the air. By all this, and because it finish agreement the next 30 June, the also ex of the PSG is an alternative that the president Joan Laporta is considering again, especially knowing that clubs like Juventus, Chelsea and Manchester United also follow him closely.

The surroundings of Laporta believes a lot in Thiago Motta

Besides, the journalist Gerard Romero has signalled that the own surroundings of Laporta is trying to convince him that Thiago Motta is the option indicated to continue with the project culé, so much by his knowledge of the club, as by his style of game and big work with youngsters in Italy. Also it is true that Deco, in his role of sportive director, sees with good eyes to the italobrasileño, especially for knowing him of when both were players, although also it likes him a lot the option of Rafa Márquez like possible substitute.

A project that seems much more interesting that the one of the Juventus

For now, Motta looks it to him from the distance and knows proposed do not go him to be missing, although the one of the Barça could finish seducing him a bit more if we take into account also that would arrive to a team with a big mix between experience and youth, smart to keep growing and with the possibility to do a pair of signings that consolidate an eleven very competitive headline.

It is worth it to remember that, it does so alone some days, Motta had left his future in the air and, of there, that went related directly with the Juventus for the season that comes. "Already it will arrive (the news), it is necessary to have patience. I will take my decision with the elder respect that I have him to this club, to my president and to my players", said Motta the past week.

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