Milan and Liverpool are the clubs who are pushing harder for the midfielder, although the list is long.
The continuity of Keita at Barça is increasingly unlikely. The Mali midfielder is awaiting news of the new draft Tito Vilanova, but is well understood that their cycle, such as Pep, is coming to an end.
At the same time, many clubs are positioned to offer a final day contract. Keita is immersed in an auction in which both the player himself as Barça will benefit. Milan and Liverpool are the clubs that push harder.
Although he has two more seasons, until 2014, the farewell is the best solution that handles sports. With over 32 years, to end at the highest level. In the Camp Nou has very complicated ownership, while other teams would be easier. She is not going to guarantee but will have a much higher percentage of options.
The azulgrana sports management responds to all calls that ask for Keita. In its last renovation, the termination clause was set at 100 million euros.
Barça does not ask for much money but, according to MD sources have told the club itself, its ideal price sales should be around 15 million euros to be considered a success. An amount that would help raise cash to address the necessary reinforcements in other positions.
Milan and Liverpool are a step ahead of others. The club 'Rossoneri' seems, in theory, the most attractive. Players have left and historical weight, the coach Allegri seduces the experienced players and essentially played the Champions League.
Liverpool, by contrast, has buttoned his league in the middle and has qualified for the Europa League after winning the Carling Cup and still better the scene of the Italians, Keita prefer to test the English adventure. The Premier League is struck. Bayern Champions League finalists, and the Russian Anzhi are also expectant, but offer smaller quantities.
Atlético Madrid and Málaga have also contacted Barça and his agent Pascal Boisseau. José Luis Pérez Caminero, Atletico sporting director, Andoni Zubizarreta telephoned to express their interest. Is not the first time.
Last summer and probed his move after taking possession of his cargo.Pep said 'no thanks'. Atletico did not have much money but Málaga's Sheikh Abdullah Al-Thani. Keita has pending a meeting with Tito but for now, is focused on the Cup. (via MD)