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Bayern Munich set price for Barcelona target Thiago Alcantara

The possibility of Thiago Alcantara coming back to Barcelona is becoming clearer as Bayern Munich have set a price on the Spanish midfielder. Catalan newspaper Sport are reporting that if Barcelona want to bring back the La Masia graduate, they would have to pay €50 million and left-back, Lucas Digne. Initially, Bayern Munich had set a price tag of €70 million on the Spain international. The inclusion of Digne would benefit Bayern as they are searching for a back-up for David Alaba. Their current back-up, Juan Bernat, is on the list, along with…

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Andres Iniesta completes move to J-League side Vissel Kobe

Andres Iniesta has put pen-to-paper on a deal with J-League side Vissel Kobe, the club have confirmed. The Spanish international called time on his 22-year career with Barcelona last weekend, ending on a high with a superb performance against Real Sociedad to complete the Catalan club’s excellent league campaign. Having left the Camp Nou – multiple reports surfaced claiming Iniesta had offers from Qatar, MLS and Japan. And, it has now been confirmed that he has joined Vissel Kobe on a three-year contract. NHK reported that an agreement with the…

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Barcelona 1 – 0 Real Sociedad: Andres Iniesta relinquishes the armband for the last time

It was the end of an era at Camp Nou on Sunday night, as Andres Iniesta relinquished the captain’s armband to Lionel Messi for the last time. The 1-0 win over Real Sociedad was more of an afterthought, as the main focus of the night was firmly fixed on Iniesta and the legacy he leaves behind as he departs the Blaugrana side. Considering there wasn’t much to play for, the match was relatively close with opportunities at both ends. The first real chance came in the seventh minute from Januzaj, but Ter Stegen’s hand…

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Team Spotlight: Barcelona and Andres Iniesta

The two go hand in hand together like cheese and biscuits or Spain and tapas. Over the past 22 years, the Catalan club and their fans have watched Andres Iniesta blossom from a 12-year-old academy hopeful into one of the greatest and most influential players of all time. Success has never been too far away for the midfielder either as this season’s La Liga and Copa del Rey double make it 31 trophies for the Spaniard. The end of Iniesta at Barcelona Yet, all good things must come to an…

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Manchester City not giving up Iniesta signing this summer

Manchester City, Arsenal and Paris Saint Germain are all still interested in signing Andres Iniesta this summer, according to reports. The Catalan club’s captain has been linked with an exit from the Camp Nou this season and it is now being reported that he will call time on his successful career with the club in June. Various reports claimed that a three year deal with Guanjian has been agreed and that he will get paid 37m euros for his stint in Asia, but a second offer from Chongqing has since…

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France Football says sorry to Andres Iniesta for not giving him Ballon d’Or

France Football have apologised to Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta for not handing him the Ballon d’Or trophy during his time with the Catalan club. The Spanish international is set to call time on his illustrious career with the club, whilst he is fully expected to retire from the Spanish national side after the World Cup this summer in Russia. A move to China looks likely, although Manchester City, Arsenal and Paris Saint Germain have been labelled with interest. Iniesta, who has been one of the most consistent performers in recent…

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Iniesta must decide between Chongqing and Tianjin

Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta faces a decision on which Chinese Super League side to sign for this summer, between Chongqing and Tianjin. The Catalan club’s captain has been linked with an exit from the Camp Nou this season and it is now being reported that he will call time on his successful career with the club in June. Various reports claimed that a three year deal with Guanjian has been agreed and that he will get paid 37m euros for his stint in Asia, but a second offer from Chongqing has…

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Iniesta to leave Barcelona as Chinese agreement is done

Andres Iniesta will leave Barcelona at the end of the season and sign with Chinese Super League side Tianjin Quanjian, according to Catalunya Radio. The Catalan club’s captain has been linked with an exit from the Camp Nou this season and it is now being reported that he will call time on his successful career with the club in June. The report claims that a three year deal with Guanjian has been agreed and that he will get paid 37m euros for his stint in Asia. Iniesta did inform reporters…

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