Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

We're after NOU... ; Barcelona Ace Fears City Are Ready to Raid Spanish Giants for Their Superstars

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

We're after NOU... ; Barcelona Ace Fears City Are Ready to Raid Spanish Giants for Their Superstars

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BARCELONA fear City are planning a stunning raid for their top stars - including Lionel Messi.

The two sides clash in the Nou Camp tonight in a mouth-watering Champions League group match which sees Blues boss Pep Guardiola return to his former club. And Barca defender Gerard Pique has admitted City now have the power to sign the Spanish giants' best players.

And the Spanish international believes the Nou Camp should brace itself for a City raid for players such as Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar.

Guardiola has been linked with a host of Barca's finest since taking over at the Etihad - with Messi a long-term target for City's Abu Dhabi owners.

And ahead of tonight's match, the Blues boss hinted that the Argentine star could well have a future in England.

"Maybe Messi wants to go somewhere else. …

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