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PSG are said to be set to record their first start of the winter with Rafinha set to fly to Real Sociedad. The capital club would have tried by all means to get rid of the Brazilian, even if it means probing a few clubs on the transfer market including FC Barcelona …
Yes the PSG wishes to strengthen by next summer, the capital club would also like to downsize its workforce. As explained The team, the leader of the League 1 would seek to recover 100M €. Thus, the Parisian formation has placed a few players on the transfer market and would also be on the verge of registering a first start. Clearly not falling within the plans of Mauricio Pochettino (only 220 minutes played in 5 matches in all competitions this season), Rafinha would be very close to packing his bags to join the Real society loan. Trained at FC Barcelona and having gone through the Celtic vigo, the Brazilian is said to be close to making his return to Spain. However, the 28-year-old could also have returned to Catalonia.
PSG surveyed Barça for Rafinha
Before the Real society does not show up for Rafinha, the PSG would have probed the transfer market to offer the services of the Brazilian. So, as revealed The National, the Parisian leaders would have asked the FC Barcelona if they wanted to get the 28-year-old back. Nevertheless, Xavi and Joan Laporta would have had other plans and would not even seriously consider the negotiations. In addition, the talks between the Real society and Rafinha would be a while back now.
“The discussion for Rafinha dates from before December”
« The discussion for Rafinha dates from before December. The analysis is quarterly and the conversation with the player took place in November »Said the president of the Real society in an interview for The Basque newspaper. Some Aperribay was then justified as to the arrival of the player from PSG within its workforce: ” He is a mature player, with experience in La Liga, who knows Real, who was very keen to come and who can help us achieve our goals. » Rafinha should engage well with the Real society this winter. As revealed Fabrizio Romano on his account Twitter, the Brazilian should be loaned without an option to buy to the resident of LaLiga. There would only be a few details left to settle in order to finalize the transaction.