How do you attract a Paris Saint-Germain star to a Saudi team? According to reports, Al-Hilal have set their sights on Barcelona’s Jordi Alba and Sergio Busquets as prime targets to strengthen their squad and entice Lionel Messi to join their squad.
Al-Hilal is aiming high this summer, with Lionel Messi as the jewel in the crown. The Saudi Arabian side are ready to play a power play and do whatever it takes to lure the superstar away from PSG. With Jordi Alba and Sergio Busquets also on their radar, Al-Hilal is positioning itself as a serious contender in the global football arena. As coach Ramon Diaz says, «Imagine the power they have» with Messi in their team.
Ramon Diaz, the head coach of the Saudi Professional League team, discussed the possibility of signing the Argentinian and said: “He is growing all over the world; he saw himself at the World Cup. Clubs can have eight foreigners; you can have the best because there is no financial problem. … It happened with Ronaldo and most of the foreigners in Al Hilal are international. If they continue like this, they will grow. The presence of Christian [Ronaldo] it is important to give more expectations to football. They have the ability to buy Lionel Messi, imagine the power they have.»
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Sergio Busquets, an experienced midfielder, will continue to play for FC Barcelona under current manager Xavi Hernandez, who has just reiterated this. Hernandez highlighted the value of Busquets’ experience and leadership in a recent interview, saying they have been instrumental in the team’s success. Hernandez is making it quite clear that despite rumors that other clubs may be interested in signing Busquets, he sees the player as a key component of Barcelona’s future and will do everything in his power to keep him in the squad for the long haul. term. .
Xavi said: «It’s always the same, three or four players are eliminated when you lose, this is Barcelona, it’s normal. When you lose, we are all exposed. For me, Busquets, I wouldn’t change a thing. It’s still very important, it’s fundamental»
(from H/T to sportskeeda Football)