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Transfer Balls: Messi & Luis Suarez Cheslea and Manchester City bound?

by | 8th, January 2015

THE Premier League has a lot of money, so every time someone half-decent flutters their eyelashes at the transfer market, there’s a good chance that player will be wooed by an English team.

With that, the Premier League could well see two of the world’s most famous players although, famous for different reasons. Barcelona are having some problems with Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez, who could both be dreaming of England and potentially starring in MOTD 2’s ‘2 Good 2 Bad’ section (which is all any player wants).

At the Nou Camp, Barcelona coach Luis Enrique has been under pressure as things aren’t running as smoothly as they have been. There’s a lot of chatter about a rift with Lionel Messi, who has been linked with a move to England for a while now. Reports say that Messi and Enrique fought through training last week, which the Barca coach refers to as “inaccurate and ill intentioned”.

However, while there’s (rumoured) disquiet, the teams with the biggest bank accounts will start circling. Of course, PSG will have taken note, but in England, it’ll be a dogfight between Chelsea and Manchester City. A Catalan radio station has said Stamford Bridge has been in touch with Messi’s father and agent, Jorge, and have said that they’ll stump up the £196m for the buyout clause.

That’s not all.

With Barca sacking sporting director Andoni Zubizarreta and former club captain Carles Puyol resigning on

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