Chongqing sponsor ‘optimistic’ over Iniesta deal


A hopeful replace has been supplied by a sponsor in Chongqing Lifan’s pursuit of Barcelona star Andres Iniesta.

Information 21 Apr 2018, 16:22 IST


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Andres Iniesta of Barcelona

Andres Iniesta’s proposed transfer from Barcelona to Chongqing Lifan is inching nearer, in keeping with the chairman of the Chinese language Tremendous League membership’s sponsors.

The veteran midfielder is broadly anticipated to go away Camp Nou on the finish of the season, with China seemingly his almost certainly vacation spot.

Securing the companies of the Champions League, LaLiga, World Cup and European Championship winner would characterize a serious achievement for Chongqing Lifan.

And Gong Daxing, the chairman of membership sponsor SWM, instructed China’s Xinhua information company he’s “optimistic on introducing Iniesta”. 

“Iniesta’s arrival could be helpful for Chongqing and an incredible bonus for our model,” Gong was quoted as saying.

Barca coach Ernesto Valverde final week claimed Iniesta’s departure was not sure, however the 33-year-old Spain worldwide had earlier indicated the crew’s Champions League quarter-final exit by the hands of Roma might show to be his final look within the competitors.

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