Messi in talks with Xavi over shock return to Barcelona
Paris Saint-Germain forward Lionel Messi has spoken to Barcelona coach Xavi Hernandez about a return to the Nou Camp this summer.
That is according to Okdiario’s chief pundit, Eduardo Inda, who made the claims while speaking on El Chiringuito.
Messi left Barca last summer for the Ligue 1 champions, and Inda has said the 35-year-old has been talking to Xavi about a sensational return.
“Leo Messi made a call to Xavi and asked him about any possibility of returning."
“Xavi told him that he was delighted, but that he had to talk to Laporta, and it would be Laporta who would call him."
To date, that call from Laporta has not taken place. Now in Paris the leader is (Kylian) Mbappé,” Inda said.
PSG: Messi to return to Barcelona on two conditions – Busquets
Sergio Busquets, Barcelona's captain, has proposed two conditions that could entice Lionel Messi to return to Camp Nou in the near future.Last summer, Messi signed a free transfer with PSG after leaving his boyhood club Barcelona.His chances of leaving PSG have increased when he was booed by his own fans following his Champions League defeat.Busquets, on the other hand, feels Messi might return to Barcelona if Xavi Hernandez, the club's manager, opens the door for h...
Xavi clashes with Pique in front of Barcelona players
Barcelona manager, Xavi Hernandez, clashed with Gerard Pique in front of the squad earlier this month, according to Sport.It is understood that this happened during their Champions League defeat at Bayern Munich.Xavi is said to have shut down Pique in the away dressing room.Pique is believed to have said “I don’t even play petanque," alluding to the few minutes he’s played so far this season.This was overheard by the coach, who responded forcefully.Xavi stopped him...
He never ceases to amaze me – Xavi hails Barcelona star
Barcelona manager, Xavi Hernandez, has hailed left-back, Alejandro Balde, for his impressive performance against Elche.Balde registered two assists as Barcelona defeated Elche 3-0 in a LaLiga tie at Camp Nou.The 18-year-old has now played in five games for Barcelona this season and has provided three assists to his teammates.His emergence has seen experienced defender Jordi Alba on the bench for the majority of the season so far.However, Xavi said that Balde never c...
Download Naijacrawl App today
Fastest way to read on the go
Download the Naijacrawl App.