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Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola admits Eric Garcia wants Barcelona return



The Spaniard is in the final year and has turned down a contract extension at the Etihad stadium as he appears to have his heart set on a move back to Barcelona.

Guardiola, whose side travelled to Leeds on Saturday, said: “Today he’s our player and on Monday I think the transfer window finishes. I don’t know what will happen.

“I know he wants to leave and that Barcelona want him but there is no deal between the clubs right now.“How it’s going to finish I don’t know.”

Ronald Koeman has confirmed that Barcelona are still trying to sign Manchester City defender Eric Garcia with the which have seen the Liga side fallen a long way short of reaching City’s valuation, with a €15 million (£14m/$18m) bid already having been rejected.

Barcelona are  expected to make an improved offer for the defender before the deadline on Monday.

The Dutchman said: “It’s true we want Eric Garcia here. I’ve seen Pep’s comments and that’s how it is. I hope we get it done but we know the situation is tough financially. There’s interest, but I don’t know if we will get it over the line.” The new Barcelona coach Koeman has confirmed that the Catalan giants remain keen on signing Garcia, with just two days remaining until the transfer window shuts on October 5.


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