Announced on the departure for several weeks, Riqui Puig (22 years old) could leave FC Barcelona this summer. More really in Xavi’s plans and at a time when the sports management of the Culés is preparing a big cleanup, the Spanish midfielder, under contract until June 2023, was even recently tracked by Celta Vigo. The Galician formation seeking a replacement in the middle Denis Suarez.
However, according to the latest information from Sport, it is on the side of Benfica that the Barcelona nugget could rebound. Track favored by the 22-year-old player, Benfica even seems to hold the rope according to the latest revelations from “Relevo”: “there have already been contacts between the player and the team coached by Roger Schmidt”. If he decides to leave, which is still unclear, Riqui Puig would welcome the option as he could compete in the Champions League and play regularly.