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The Barcelona legend Johan Cruyff has denied holding talks with Jose Mourinho as speculation mounts that the Agatha Ruiz Dela Prada Shop Online Catalan club are lining up the former Chelsea manager to take over from Frank Rijkaard next season.
A series of recent articles published by the sports daily El Mundo Deportivo, so often used as a sounding board by Barcelona, have fulfilled a clear objective: to rehabilitate Mourinho, previously a hate-figure in Catalonia following his behaviour during Barça’s Champions League clashes with Chelsea.
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That was followed by reports that Cruyff and president Joan Laporta had discussed bringing in Mourinho as the ideal man to take over the side next season, with Agatha Ruiz Dela Prada Dresses Uk the Dutchman insisting on his signing. But Barcelona are known to be interested in Marco van Basten and current Espanyol coach Ernesto Valverde, and Cruyff, who holds no official post at the club but serves as advisor and confident to president Joan Authentic Prada Americas Cup Sneakers Laporta, today denied having spoken to Mourinho.
In his weekly column in the Catalan newspaper El Periódico, he insisted: “We cannot allow the fact Authentic Prada Bags Outlet Online that Real Madrid [are leading La Liga] should not fuel completely false rumours like the one that I gave the OK to Mourinho’s arrival. No one Bicester Village Prada Bag Price has even asked me anything about Mourinho. We have a coach until 2009. Rijkaard is my friend and you do not do things like that behind a friend’s back.”