I nearly rejoined Barcelona before Manchester City, says Nolito
Manchester City forward Nolito has revealed that a return to Barcelona was very close in the summer before he wound up in the Premier League.
The 29-year-old was signed by Barca in 2008 but spent most of his time in the Barcelona B side before departing to Benfica in 2011.
Rumour Mill: our round-up of football gossip, rumours and speculation In 2013, the versatile attacker signed for La Liga outfit Celta Vigo where he spent three seasons, scoring double figures in each and breaking into the Spain squad.
Such form was enough to convince Pep Guardiola to part with £13.8million to bring Nolito... read more
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