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Outgoing Barca Star: The Coach Disrespected Me!

One of FC Barcelona's latest departures says manager Ronald Koeman disrespected him after securing a loan move this week.

Read: New Signing 'Sad' After Being Kicked Out By Barca

Miralem Pjanic secured a loan move to Turkish Super Lig side Besiktas after the transfer window closed as he was no longer in Koeman's plans.

The Bosnian midfielder has been at the Camp Nou for just one season, but he reveals there hardly any communication with the Dutch tatician.

When asked if he was disrepected at Barcelona, Pjanic told Marca, "The coach, yes.

"I couldn't get used to the situation I faced last year. I knew I didn't want it. I'm a player. I love playing football, this is what makes me happy.

"I always wanted to play for Barca but I didn't expect the situation to get so complicated.

"There was a point that I was playing less, things were getting complicated. And when I played it was difficult physically and mentally to be well, because it was killing my confidence, because I had no communication with [Koeman].

"It was very strange, because a coach is the one who says who plays and who doesn't, but there are different ways to do things. I am a player who can accept everything but I would always like to be told things face to face. Not as if nothing happened and I was 15 years old."

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