Friday, December 4, 2009

Begiristian could leave for Premier League

Catalan sports paper Sport claims that Barcelona sports director Txiki Begiristain, whose current contract expires at the end of this season, is considering to leave the club independent of the result of next year's elections and of who will be the next president of the club (read more here).

Begiristain would have rejected the offer made by Barcelona president Joan Laporta to all employees of the club to renew for an extra year and several English clubs are said to be interested to sign the Basque sports director once his contract with Barcelona ends in the summer of 2010.

Read more:
Laporta thought about Begiristain as his successor
Txiki Begiristain to quit after the elections