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Soccer News of Tuesday, 10 January 2023


Al-Nassr target Barcelona legend after Ronaldo scoop

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Saudi Arabian club Al-Nassr are ready to offer a blockbuster deal to sign current Barcelona captain, Sergio Busquets, according to reports.

The Saudi club have been in the news following the record signing of five-time Ballon d'Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo from Manchester United.

Al-Nassr coach, Rudi Garcia is now reported to be interested in Busquets in other to strengthen his midfield.

ESPN reports that the club is planning to offer the 34-year-old an annual salary of €13-million.

Busquets has been one of the long-serving members of the current Barcelona squad, but his contract with the Catalan giants is set to run out next summer.

The defensive midfielder is free to negotiate with other clubs but is not expected to leave Camp Nou after being persuaded by coach Xavi.