Alexander Golovine: Pavel Golovkin / AP
Spanish “Barcelona” has refused to buy the midfielder of the Russian national team and CSKA Alexander Golovin. It is reported by Marca.
According to the publication, the player wants to go to Chelsea, so Barcelona decided not to exercise his transfer. Besides, the club has never been sure of the fact that Golovin is the type of person that is needed midfield team. It also feared that the Russians would not be able to adapt to the style of play and to life in the city, because he speaks only Russian language.
On 16 July it was reported that CSKA received an official proposal to transfer Golovina from Monaco. The club also has an offer from Chelsea. The leadership of the Moscow club will not part with the player for less than 35 million euros. Himself Golovin has not yet determined the future.
The player together with the Russian national team has finished performance at the 2018 world Cup, losing in the 1/4 finals the team of Croatia (2:2, 3:4 on penalties). In the national team of Russia Golovin in four games, scored one goal and two scoring passes.
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