According to reports of Don Balon, Ivan Rakitic is tempted towards Premier League move. Ivan Rakitic is available at summer transfer window as Blaugrana’s are preparing either to bring in Arthur from Gremio or Antoine Griezmann from Atletico Madrid.
Ivan Rakitic has established himself as one of the best midfielders of Europe in recent times. Rakitic is also regular in Ernesto Valverde starting lineup. Ivan Rakitic has helped Blaugrana clinching two La Liga titles and one Champions League title. Ivan Rakitic has made 38 appearances in total for Catalans this season. Rakitic is also part of 10 goals as he has scored 5 times and assisted 5 times this season.
Manchester United and Liverpool are the top contenders for the 29-year-old Croatian international. Jose Mourinho would be more than happy if he can bring Croatian midfielder to his team as Michael Carrick set to retire at the end of the season and Marouane Fellaini’s contract coming to an end, Jose Mourinho is in search of experienced playmaker in the midfield and Ivan Rakitic ticks every slot of a best possible playmaker.
Liverpool on another end has also aimed for the Barcelona midfielder. As Emre Can set to move out of the club at this summer, Jurgen Klopp is in pursuit of the unfulfilled position. Liverpool will also be dumping millions of dollars on the Croatian international to acquire him.