Real Star: I Snubbed Barca Before Extending My Contract
Real Madrid Star: I Snubbed FC Barcelona Before Extending My Contract
A Real Madrid star has revealed that he snubbed an approach from FC Barcelona before signing a new contract with Los Blancos.
Spain international Isco, who recently penned a new five-year deal, admitted that he had lots of interest in his services, and confirmed that the Blaugrana was one of the clubs that approached him.
The 25-year-old, who has been incredible form over the past 12 months, told members of the media that he never had any intention of leaving 2016/17 UEFA Champions League winners, despite what others were reporting
“There was some contact (with Barcelona), but I never listened to it, my intention was always to succeed here in a team that had confidence in me, I want to consolidate my position as a starter and win many titles.” Isco said in a press conference, quoted bySquawka.
Isco has made 199 appearances for Los Blancos since joining in 2013, scoring 34 goals and assisting in a further 47 strikes.
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