Jordi Cruyff, during a press conference with the FC Barcelona


Jordi Cruyff confirms Barça's roadmap for the market

Published:7/07/2022 - 19:26h

Updated:7/07/2022 - 19:26h

Barça continues to work on its squad for next season and they are clear about their objective. This has been confirmed by Jordi Cruyff, who assured that the Catalans' idea is to give Xavi all the possible "weapons" to face the "battle"

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Jordi Cruyff did act of presence during the presentation of Andreas Christensen like new player of the FC Barcelona. When finalising the act, the sportive adviser of the Barcelona institution, beside Joan Laporta and the Danish, attended to the media. In the round of questions made by the press, Cruyff pronounced on diverse subjects of actuality of the club, giving an update on the signings of Alonso and Azpilicueta and leaving clear the plan of the culés in the market.

In this sense, the Dutch ensured that the idea is to make a deep staff that present him solutions and alternative to Xavi along the course. "What are doing is to reinforce the staff. The people always thinks in an eleven headline, but this has changed and have to give to the trainer the maximum of possible arms to use in the battle. It is necessary to have a wide staff and of good level. It does not be necessary to think in an eleven headline, is the staff the one who has to compete", ensured.

Of equal form, Jordi confessed that, in spite of the 'drama' economic that lives the entity, has hit him in demasía that "to the players when they listen the name of the Barça opens them the eyes and are had to lose money, to adapt to the new structure salarial. This is a pride see how are able to lose money to struggle by these colours". Precisely, on the finances of the club manifested that "the new structure salarial has to be just and stable".

Likewise, it did not doubt in undoing in praises to Christensen, mentioning besides the impact that have had the ex players of the Premier in the team. "In January had a positive experience with players of the Premier League and adapt fast. There there are more transitions and is something that has gone us well. In the case of Christensen is a player with experience, exit of balloon, is accustomed to the pressure, to the requirement. It is high, goes well by up. Has speed. We are ilusionados. His adaptation will be good, will help us. It comes prepared to surrender from the first minute", expressed.

The signings of Alonso and Azpilicueta

On the other hand, the director pronounced in this regard of the incorporations and exits that schedule in the dispatches of the Camp Nou. On the situation of the players of Chelsea, Alonso and Azpilicueta, Cruyff aseveró that "the change of owner delays all a poquito". In the meantime, the Barcelona is about to to concretise the traspaso of Lenglet to the Tottenham, on which Jordi confirmed that "we are near of an exit, but will announce when it was official".

Finally, it spoke of the present of the Barça. "I am convinced that if we achieve to be in the market, go to struggle by everything. If we choose well and we do a staff compensated... Now it is necessary to have different types of players and many times speaks of the DNA Barça and the cruyffismo, but is the balance what does you win parties. Our work is to try balance, look for specific players and with strong character. If we achieve the crowbars, the team will be competitive and will be able to say that we have gone back", concluded.

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