Friday 19 December 2014

‘Who is Bojan’s agent?’ – disbelief on Twitter to Barcelona player’s surprise move to Stoke

Published 23/07/2014 | 13:45

Stoke City's new signing Bojan Krkic with manager Mark Hughes
Stoke City's new signing Bojan Krkic with manager Mark Hughes

Once hailed as the next Messi, more than a few eyebrows were raised when Bojan Krkic swapped the Nou Camp for the Britannia Stadium yesterday.

The Spain international flew out to Germany on Tuesday night to join Mark Hughes's squad on their pre-season tour and after signing a four-year contract after both clubs agreed a £3m fee.

A product of Barcelona's famed academy, which has produced talents such as Messi, Andrés Iniesta and Xavi, he made his debut for the Catalan club at the age of 17 and is determined to rebuild his career after falling off the radar in recent years.

The reaction on Twitter was not surprisingly one of disbelief.

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