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10 Stars Who Have Rejected Barca

10 Stars Who Have Rejected FC Barcelona

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By Kurt Buckerfield - Jan 26, 2018 08:03 PM @KurtLaduma

With a Premier League star recently admitting to snubbing a move to FC Barcelona, here are more players who have turned down a transfer to the Spanish giants.

Tired of reading? Click through the gallery above to see 10 stars who have rejected the Catalan club, according to various reports.

Tottenham Hotspur defender Davinson Sanchez recently revealed that he picked Ajax Amsterdam over the Blaugrana a couple of years ago, telling Marca Colombia that the Spanish club could only promise him a spot in their "B" side.

In January 2017, Gabriel Jesus told the Daily Mirror he picked Manchester City over Barca, and other top European teams, due to Pep Guardiola being the manager.

Italian midfielder Marco Verratti is another top player who has turned down the Catalans, after he had been linked with the club for many seasons.

The Paris Saint-Germain star was expected to join Barca at the beginning of this campaign, but decided against the switch, telling L'Equipe he is still committed to the project at the French giants.

Atletico Madrid duo Antoine Griezmann and Koke are also believed to have snubbed the Blaugrana at different times of their careers, as did Brazilian wonderkid Vinicius Junior, who is set to officially move to Real Madrid in 2019.

Italians Andrea Pirlo and Gianluigi Buffon also had opportunities to represent Barca, as did current Chelsea and Brazil defender David Luiz, who admitted snubbing the Catalans for Paris Saint-Germain in 2014.

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Los Blancos talisman Cristiano Ronaldo could also have had a different story if he had not chosen Real over the Catalans, who were in the race to sign him from Manchester United in 2009.

Which of these players would you have liked to see at Barca? Let us know in the comments section below. 


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ThiezoDe Joined: 29 Nov 2017
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ThiezoDe Jan 26, 2018 11:19 PM
Pshhh...as if they are better than any player in our Barca team. All the above mentioned players, what have they achieved with the teams they have chosen over us
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McLovin` Jan 26, 2018 10:51 PM
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Matayitayi Jan 26, 2018 10:51 PM
Mxmm wasting of my data
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Golden Boots Jan 26, 2018 09:00 PM
Editor, is this what you call news? Anyway Barcà is well off without such cows!
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Evergreenmessi Jan 26, 2018 09:00 PM
Editor come on

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