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Liverpool midfielder Thiago speaks out on FC Barcelona return rumours

Liverpool midfielder Thiago speaks out on FC Barcelona return rumours

Liverpool and Spain midfielder Thiago has spoken out on the rumours linking him with a return to FC Barcelona

Thiago linked with Barcelona return

It was recently claimed that new Barcelona boss Xavi Hernandez was interested in bringing Liverpool midfielder Thiago back to the Camp Nou.

The Daily Mail citing Spanish outlet Sport, reported that Xavi is looking to bring Liverpool midfielder Thiago back to Anfield and sees the Spaniard as the best option to improve La Blaugrana’s midfield.

It is added that Xavi is said to have already discussed the possibility of signing Thiago with Barcelona’s president, Joan Laporta.


Thiago speaks out on Barcelona rumours

Now, though, the former Barca star has spoken out on the rumours of a potential return, with Thiago seemingly keen to distance himself from them:

“I don’t care about these rumours. I am focused on the duty I have for my team and for the years I have with my team”

To pour further cold water on the rumours, Fabrizio Romano added that Barcelona have never approached Thiago or the Liverpool board in the last few months:

So, it does seem as though Liverpool look set to avoid a transfer battle for the former Bayern Munich midfielder for the time being.

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This article was edited by Ben Browning.

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