Xavi Emerges as Surprise Candidate to Replace Sergi Busquets
The signing of Xavi this summer has taken everyone by surprise. The FC Barcelona legend had included his name on the list of candidates to replace Sergi Busquets in the pivotal midfield position. Despite the financial restrictions faced by the club, Xavi was seen as the ideal option to satisfy the player from Terrasa.
Oriol Romeu’s Future in Barcelona Uncertain
Oriol Romeu’s days in Barcelona could be numbered. The midfielder has struggled to adapt to the team’s style of play, which is still not well-defined at this point in the season. Initially signed as a player with aerial power for set pieces, Romeu’s technical deficiencies have become more evident when it comes to playing the ball from the back.
Possible Return to Girona Excites Oriol Romeu
Due to his lack of playing time, there are already rumors of Romeu’s possible return to Girona. The sports director of Girona, Quique Cárcel, expressed his desire for Romeu to come back, stating that he has had a positive impact on the team in the past. While the operation may not be simple due to contractual obligations, it is not seen as unviable.
Girona Longs for Oriol Romeu’s Character
Despite Girona’s success as the current leader in the First Division, they still miss the character and presence of Oriol Romeu. After returning to Barcelona in the summer to fulfill his dream of success, Romeu’s immediate future may once again lead him away from Camp Nou. A return to Girona, either in the winter market or at the end of the season, would bring a smile to his face, especially considering the team’s current campaign and their chances of playing in Europe and the Champions League.