Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has sent an early warning to Barcelona admitting Bernardo Silva’s summer pursuit
Barcelona is strongly linked with a move to sign Bernardo Silva this summer transfer
However, Xavi is keen to add new midfielder reinforcement at the club this summer ahead of next season
Xavi already has the services of Pedri, he is looking for an interior midfielder that can dictate the tempo of the game whilst offering creativity going forward
To that end, Bernardo Silva is thought to be the transfer priority for Xavi, who rates the Manchester City star highly due to his creativity and versatility.
However, amid Barcelona’s pursuit of Bernardo Silva, Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has issued a warning to the Catalans
Moreover, suggesting he is set to make things difficult for them to attain the services of the Portuguese international.
When asked about Barça’s links with Silva, Guardiola replied (h/t Fabrizio Romano): “They will have a difficult time”.
Man City appeared quite lenient during Barcelona’s negotiations to sign Ferran Torres.
But they are not willing to do them favor with the signing of Bernardo Silva
Who had played a vital role in the club’s Premier League triumph this past season