Where will Jordi Alba go after Barcelona?
The defender is leaving on the finish of the season
Jordi Alba is about to depart Barcelona on the finish of the season after agreeing to terminate his contract on the Camp Nou a 12 months early.
The left-back has determined it’s time to step apart at Barcelona however, on the age of 34, nonetheless has a number of years left earlier than he hangs up his boots.
So the place subsequent for Alba? The defender has informed a press convention that he’s not but obtained affords from any golf equipment.
“Today I have nothing with any club. I have not received any interest,” he informed reporters.
“My interest was to stay in Barcelona, but I have made this decision because it was the best for both of us. I have no offers.”
Nonetheless, the rumor mill is already whirring into motion relating to Alba’s subsequent month. Diario Sport reckon the veteran already has 4 attainable choices forward of him.
Saudi Arabia is one potential vacation spot. There’s already been discuss that Alba, Sergio Busquets, and Lionel Messi may head to the Center East this summer season, nevertheless it’s not clear if it’s actually a transfer that appeals.
Alba could want to remain in Europe, particularly along with his spouse anticipating the couple’s third baby, and Atletico, Manchester United and Inter are all regarded as eager.
Inter have been linked with a transfer for Alba beforehand and will now strive once more. Juventus are additionally regarded as admirers of the Barcelona left-back which implies Serie A could possibly be an choice.
If Alba desires to remain in Spain then a transfer to Atletico could possibly be on the playing cards. The Rojiblancos are thought to have been monitoring his state of affairs this summer season and the membership may attempt to carry him to the Spanish capital.
The fourth membership being linked with Alba at present is Manchester United. The Pink Devils are usually linked with Barcelona gamers and it appears Alba can now be added to the record of gamers who the Premier League aspect are regarded as eager on.
But Erik ten Hag doesn’t lack for left-back choices at Previous Trafford. Luke Shaw is Ten Hag’s first selection within the place, with Tyrell Malacia enjoying back-up to the England worldwide.