Rakitic talks about Atlético's interest and his dream of returning to Seville
The midfielder of 31 years has again expressed his discomfort in the Barcelona for the little role it is having. Despite this, and despite the rumors that put him in the Atlético de Madrid, Ivan Rakitic wants to continue in the Barça team; although he has taken the opportunity to give a nod to the Seville, your exequipo.
Ivan Rakitic: "My dream would be to wear the Sevilla shirt again"
"I always said that if I ever repeated a shirt it would be the one from Sevilla. I hope it can be fulfilled one day, but above all I am glad of the direction the club is taking, the results it has. You see a better Seville every year. From a distance it fills me with pride and joy. My dream would be to wear the Sevilla shirt again", said the Croatian to the media.
Ivan Rakitic has hinted at the good time of the Spanish team, third in the classification: "The performance of Sevilla is impressive, it is no accident and hopefully they can endure it in the months of January and February. If they can be up much better".
Rakitic has also launched a nod to Atlético
Regarding the interest of Atlético de Madrid, he said: "We will see what will happen. Atlético is a great team, which has taught that it fights for all titles. I want to fight for everything, play all matches and if it can be in Barcelona, there is no better place. "
"My idea is to follow. What I want is to play, enjoy football. I can still give a lot and if I can play, there is no better place than Barça", he has reiterated Rakitic When questioned about his future.
Of course, the midfielder has also talked about Griezmann's return to the Wanda Metropolitano: "First of all you have to respect the opinions, but they have made a step too strong. He was calm and wanted to play. He has given much to Atlético and Atlético to him. We are very happy to have it with us. I hope it does not happen again in the next visit".