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Barça-Juwel for Roger Schmidt? Benfica buhlt um Riqui Puig

Riqui Puig (22) is one of four players who have been told by Barca coach Xavi Hernandez that they will not be required to be present for next week’s training session. You should find a new club. There is a new development at Riqui Puig.

According to media reports, the strong midfield youngster, who did not make the breakthrough at Barça, is on the list of possible newcomers at Celta Vigo, Valencia, Girona, Getafe and second division FC Andorra.

Now apparently Benfica Lisbon joins the group of interested parties. According to Jijantes, the Portuguese record champions are working on signing the 22-year-old, who is seen as an alternative to Real Madrid’s Reinier Jesus, who is also being courted.

Rogert Schmidt, head coach of Benfica since July 1, reportedly already wanted to guide Riqui Puig to PSV Eindhoven. Back then on loan. Now Benfica are reportedly aiming for a permanent commitment from the Spaniard.

Benfica is the only interested club to play internationally in the new season. After third place in the league, Benfica has to qualify for the Champions League. That could be a plus in courting Riqui Puig.

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