News Article  | UEFA Champions League

Verratti Comments On Barca Links After Real Defeat

Marco Verratti Comments On FC Barcelona Links After Real Madrid Defeat

By Kurt Buckerfield - Feb 15, 2018 04:13 PM @KurtLaduma

Paris Saint-Germain star Marco Verratti has talked about the possibility of joining FC Barcelona following their UEFA Champions League defeat to Real Madrid.

Xavi Names A Star He Would Love To See At Barca

The French giants were beaten 3-1 at the Santiago Bernabéu on Wednesday night in the first leg of their round of 16 clash.

Verratti, who played the full 90 minutes, has been heavily linked with Real’s Spanish rivals Barca in recent transfer windows, but has seemingly remained committed to PSG.

After their loss, the Italian international has insisted he is happy at the club, although he doesn’t know what could happen in future.

"Barcelona? I don't know, I am happy here in Paris," he told Premium Sport.

"I believe in this project and I hope to stay here long. Maybe PSG will sell me but let's see."

Messi: These Three Stars Can Challenge Ronaldo And I For The Ballon D'Or

The player was reportedly close to join Barca at the start of the season, and even went to the lengths of sacking his agent, who was reportedly trying to make a deal with the Catalan giants.

Would you like to see Verratti at Barca? Let us know in the comments section below. 


Related Articles


JOMMAK Joined: 25 Aug 2017
No badges available
JOMMAK Feb 16, 2018 12:16 AM
A bit too late...
Nick#10 Joined: 08 Dec 2016
No badges available
Nick#10 Feb 15, 2018 04:40 PM
We'll see

Express Yourself

Your chance to say what you need to.

Create your blog

What You May Have Missed