Rafinha urges Barcelona to resign Thiago

first_imgRafinha Alcantara has publicly urged Barcelona to re-sign his brother Thiago this summer from Bayern MunichThiago rose through the youth ranks at Barcelona and was sold in 2013 to Bayern, much to the dissatisfaction of the club supporters.But he has lately been linked with a surprise return to the Camp Nou as Barcelona look for a suitable replacement for their departed captain Andres Iniesta and Paulinho.Thiago’s future at Bayern has been in doubt after he was dropped from the starting line-up by the now-departed head coach Jupp Heynckes towards the end of the 2017/18 season and the arrival of Germany international Leon Goretzka appears to have put in his future at the Allianz Arena in even further doubt.David Villa, SpainQuiz: How much do you know about David Villa? Boro Tanchev – September 14, 2019 Time to test your knowledge about Spanish legendary forward David Villa.And now Rafinha, who himself admitted that his own future at Catalonia is in doubt, has urged Barcelona to take back his brother.“I want to see Thiago play for Barcelona again,” said Rafinha, as stated on Mundo Deportivo.“He would fit into the style of play with this team perfectly and he is familiar with many (from the national team and former Barca days).”In last season’s Bundesliga, Thiago only made 12 starts and a further seven appearances from the bench.last_img