Nico Williams during Spain-Northern Ireland


Nico Williams speaks out about Barça's interest in his signing

Published:9/06/2024 - 08:32h

Updated:10/06/2024 - 09:27h

Nico Williams avoided talking about his future after Spain's defeat of Northern Ireland (5-1). For the 'crack' of Athletic, beyond the rumors about the interest of FC Barcelona, ​​the priority is to have a great Euro Cup with La Roja

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The FC Barcelona still does not have news on the future of Nico Williams. By the moments, the Basque forward keeps 'elusive' to speak on his future and, after the goleada of Spain in front of Northern Ireland (5-1) left clear which is his main aim of face to the summer. The extreme of 21 years has agreement until 2027 with the Athletic and the noise on the possible interest of the Barça does not seem to affect him.

"I abstain me of all what says the press. I know that it sounds a lot my name, but am centred in the Eurocopa. I appreciate the affection and have the opportunity to be the idol of more boys", commented after the goleada of The Red in Mallorca, a party where collaborated with an assistance for the 3-1 partial converted by Pedri (author of a doublet). Beside Lamine Yamal, the Basque outlines like the ideal partner in attack for the extreme culé, so much in the Euro as in the Barça of Hansi Flick.

Nico Williams 'wet' on his society inside and out of the field with Lamine Yamal

In this sense, went much more direct when referring to the good relation that sustains with the canterano Barcelona inside and out of the field. "I try it advise the best possible, as it has done it my brother with me (Iñaki). That it do not eat a lot the head and enjoy, that at the end has 16 years. It is a big person and a big fellow", admitted the 'crack' of the Athletic.

For the moment, Nico keeps on being paramount aim of the Barça in what to forwards refers , but in Bilbao still do not have news of an offer culé because of the Catalan problems with the 'Fair Play' financial. The 'lions' keep firm his posture to not negotiating a traspaso by less than the clause of the extreme (50 million euros) and, while the Barcelona do not close an important sale, will be very complicated to go to by the minor of Williams.

Nico, prepared to assume a stellar pair beside Lamine in the Euro

On his options to be in the eleven for the debut in the Eurocopa in front of Croatia, the one of Pamplona left clear which will be his priority in the tournament to contest in Germany. "The míster decides. If it gives me the opportunity to begin in the eleven, happy. If no, also happy. The only that I want to is to help to the team and begin already", said on the possibility to lead the attack of the Selection beside Lamine. The Saturday, both were headlines beside Álvaro Morata and, although neither Nico neither Yamal attained to convert, yes contributed three assistances between both to round the goleada in front of Northern Ireland.

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