FC Barcelona President Joan Laporta has addressed the club’s interest in Manchester City midfielder Bernardo Silva.
The Catalan side is reportedly out of the mix for the Portugal international. However, Laporta might have left the door open when asked about their pursuit of Silva. The club chief said he would like to sign the Manchester City star.
💣🚨JOAN LAPORTA sobre BERNARDO SILVA
👀La respuesta del presidente, Joan Laporta, al ser preguntado por Bernardo Silva:
😱¿Vas a fichar a Bernardo Silva?
Laporta: ¡Ya me gustaría, ya!🔥
— Soc Blaugrana (@socblaugranafc) July 17, 2023
Silva, under contract until 2025, is the subject of various transfer rumors this summer. After winning the treble during the 2022-23 season, the 28-year-old could look for a new challenge which is why Paris Saint-Germain and Barcelona are keen on the player.