Barcelona midfielder Sergio Busquets has performed down stories linking him with a transfer to MLS, insisting he’s but to decide on his future.
The veteran’s contract at Camp Nou expires on the finish of the season and he has been touted with a transfer to the US, with Inter Miami persistently linked with a transfer for the 34-year-old.
Busquets stays an integral a part of Barça’s aspect, however stories in Spain have urged that head coach Xavi will try to combine Frenkie de Jong on the coronary heart of the midfield over the following 12 months.
A contract extension from Barcelona appears unlikely to come back, however Busquets is adamant that he’s but to make a definitive choice on his subsequent transfer regardless.
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“I can’t let you know something as a result of there’s nothing,” he stated whereas on worldwide responsibility with Spain.
“There’s nothing regardless of the rumours which have appeared. There’s nothing official. I’ll see how I’m doing this season. There’s nothing.
“I need to take pleasure in myself after which I’ll see. It’s clear that I’m not 20 years previous. A priori, it’s the final 12 months of my contract, however issues have been made official which might be false.”
Whereas De Jong is more likely to take over his position as Barcelona’s quantity six, Busquets hailed Actual Sociedad’s Martin Zubimendi as a possible alternative within the nationwide workforce squad.
“Zubimendi is a superb participant, however he is from La Actual. I do not know if Barcelona is . Each right here and at Barcelona the sport may be very positional. It’s a must to assist, search for your accomplice. Luck is having the ability to play in the perfect on the planet and in a fantastic workforce.The coach is searching for very comparable gamers, who assimilate the way in which of enjoying,” he added.
Busquets has captained Barcelona in every of his 5 begins this season. La Blaugrana sit two factors behind Actual Madrid in La Liga, whereas they’ve taken three factors from their opening two Champions League group stage matches.