Vitor Roque can join Barcelona during the winter transfer window.
Barcelona will take on Real Madrid in a crucial El Clasico encounter on Saturday. Barca head Xavi speaks out on his players who are pushing for great starts. Barcelona are aiming the top spot on the weekend.
The Catalan giants showed good improvement and won the La Liga title last season. Xavi Hernandez created magic since the departure of Ronald Koeman.
Xavi talked to the media ahead of El Clasico on Saturday. The former Barcelona man spoke to TNT Sports Brazil to discuss a couple of them. He talked about Raphinha who is likely to make a return to the XI for El Clasico.
He said, “Raphinha gives us intensity, pace, goals, assists, deep dives, defensive work. He’s a very complete footballer and I like him a lot.”
Barcelona boss was also asked about Vitor Roque. The 18-year-old can join Barcelona during the winter transfer window.
“I’ve spoken to Vitor, we’re on good terms. I think he’s a very prepared player, very mature, mentally strong, and hopefully he can arrive in January.”
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