Manchester City player Bernardo Silva has been linked with a move to join Barcelona this summer
However, Xavi is keen to add another reinforcement in his midfielder squad, admits De Jong uncertain future
Bernardo Silva has see himself playing in Spain as Barcelona and Manchester City set to start negotiation
Bernardo Silva had to develop his intelligence on the pitch to ‘combat’ his slight physique.
SPORT have talked to Helder Cristovao, who was his coach for two seasons at Benfica B
To find out more about the Manchester City midfielder before he burst onto the scene — and about how he sees his future.
Bernardo had already been identified when I arrived as one of the talents to keep an eye on.
He had a period during his development when he didn’t always play.
He was very small and there were some internal doubts at the club during that spell
When he reached the U18s, he had a fantastic and the discussion about him disappeared, he became a reference.
Asked about his dream the coach said
Yes, it’s been a dream since he was a kid for him. Representing Barça, to be the legendary No.10, like Messi.
He has a lot of Messi. Not the pace and the strength, but how he thinks, manages the game.
He has a lot of things to improve Barça.