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Martín Zubimendi makes it clear if he spoke with Xavi about his signing for Barça

Published:24/06/2024 - 16:12h

Updated:25/06/2024 - 03:58h

The Barça midfield is still looking for a replacement for Sergio Busquets, and a name that was heard for many weeks was that of Martín Zubimendi. But the Basque has made it clear that contacts with the Barça club have not existed

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Martín Zubimendi was the mediocentro with which dreamed Xavi Hernández the past summer, but the problems of 'fair play' financial of the FC Barcelona prevented that the club could face an operation that would be, almost sure, of 60 million euros, the value of the clause of the Basque. However, the exentrenador of the Barcelona team seemed to have very directed the operation of face to the next season, especially because like this it had left it to him know the own player.

But now, Zubimendi has spoken in an exclusive interview with 'OK Daily', in which it tackled diverse subjects, but especially, took the time to ensure that "Xavi never put in contact with me", signalled. The footballer of 25 years recognises that several important clubs have interested by him, but ensured equally that it never was in contact with the exmíster of the Barça, in spite of the continuous rumours.

It has not thought further to be still in San Sebastián

When it asks him what would have to have another team to leave the Real Sociedad, Zubimendi ensured that "no can it to you say because I have not thought it. I seat me very wanted, to the people that I want to and, by the moment, see it far. We value a lot of the of house, feel us represented and I that am partícipe of this project gives penalty leave it", sustained.

During the conversation, Zubimendi also speaks on his relation with the means and how has learnt to handle the pressure mediática and the rumours of transfer. "Are how it goes this of the football, of the markets and of the journalism. I have to assimilate it and already it is", it said. Now, the mediocampista faces the Eurocopa with Spain knowing that the change of trainer in the Barça has removed him of the aims prioritarios of the Barcelona club.

Zubimendi, very happy with the level that has showed Spain

Already on the Spanish selection, Zubimendi shows his satisfaction by the performance of the team under the direction of Luis de la Fuente. "The feeling that are leaving is very good. No only in the first party in front of Croatia, with this result been bulky, but also the other day in front of Italy. It was one of the best parties that have seen", affirmed.

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