Legendary Barcelona right-back Dani Alves has simply signed a contract again with Barcelona till the top of this season. The 38-year-old Brazilian star was on the Nou Camp making his debut for the Catalan aspect for the second time in his profession in entrance of greater than 10,000 followers on Wednesday.
Through the debut of Dani Alves, President Laporta was additionally requested if Messi and Iniesta may comply with within the footsteps of one-time legends again to the membership sooner or later. Instantly, Mr. Laporta rapidly replied: “I can’t rule it out. It occurred to Dani Alves, who noticed the plight of the crew and wished to assist. We’re grateful for the monetary sacrifice he made. He’s. wished to assist us flip the scenario round.
Leo and Andres are two nice gamers. I can’t predict the longer term. They’re the nice gamers of Barca and the individuals who have made the identify of the membership as it’s at the moment. They are going to all the time be within the crew, however proper now they’re gamers with contracts with different golf equipment. That needs to be revered, however in life you by no means know what’s going to occur.” President Laporta left open.
Residing legend Lionel Messi is 34 years previous this yr, he left on a free switch in the summertime of 2021 to affix PSG as a result of Barca couldn’t afford to increase the contract with the Argentine famous person. In the meantime, Iniesta can also be 37 years previous this yr and is enjoying soccer in Japan for the third season, within the colours of Vissel Kobe membership since 2018 till now.
After they had been collectively and helped Barca conquer numerous titles, Alves, Iniesta, Xavi and Messi had an excellent friendship. The Brazilian basic in his membership launch speech additionally joked about welcoming Messi again from PSG: “For those who give me a number of hours, I am going to go discover him.” The query of what Messi is likely to be pondering after seeing Dani Alves and Xavi Hernandez return to the membership made Alves giggle.
“Leo is the best man I’ve ever seen in soccer and also you all the time miss the greats, particularly when you’ve gotten a very good relationship with them. I really like him very a lot. We’re in a course of. I am new right here, and I’d encourage everybody to come back again. I have been to a variety of locations, however nothing like this.”, Alves concluded “heartwarming” to the Barcelona followers.