FC Barcelona’s interest in Atlético Madrid midfielder Koke has all but left Premier League clubs like City, United and Chelsea out in the cold. The Premier League clubs might have to throw in the towel as it would be difficult to convince the 32 year-old of a move to England having interest from a club like Barça.
FC Barcelona are threatening to stop Manchester United’s bid for Spanish midfielder Koke according to reports in Spanish newspapers. The 22 year old is on the Red Devils’ radar as they start their rebuilding program under Louis van Gaal. However, the Catalans are set to make a counter offer which would be less than Koke’s €60m release clause – More on Atlético Madrid midfielder Koke
Barcelona’s midfield general Xavi Hernández has heaped praise on Atlético Madrid’s Koke ahead of their Champions League tie on Tuesday at the Nou Camp. Koke is currently being scouted by some of the top clubs in europe including Man Utd after an incredible season so far. More on Xavi and Koke face to face