Barça: his endless wait, Guardiola’s call … Koundé confides

The author of very good performances for his first steps in Catalonia against Valladolid and Sevilla in La Liga and then against Viktoria Plzen in the Champions League, Conde was resting this weekend in Cadiz (4-0) for the next C1 match on Bayern Munich this Tuesday (9 :00 pm). Even if he couldn’t play right after signing with Barcelona due to the club’s excessive wage bill, which prevented him from scoring in La Liga, Conde never doubted. “Yes, the wait has been long. But I had confidence. I focused on what I had to do. I think Xavi also wanted my situation resolved so I could play. But I had no choice but to train hard and wait, The ex-Sevilla defender was captured during an interview with El País.

During this interview, the international tricolor also revealed an approach from Manchester City. “Guardiola called me, told me he wanted me and that I fit in with his way of playing. The conversation with Xavi was similar. I talked a lot about football with the two of them. this is what I love. First, in conversations, I realized that the two of them saw me playing really well. They knew very well what my qualities were. They did not speak for the sake of speaking. She was very accurate.” he added. When asked about his preferred position, Conde stated that he preferred to play in defense but was willing to help out on the sides.

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