"Absolutely Obsessed", "Take Our Ball Boys As Well" - Many Man City Fans React As Barcelona Sign First-Team Nutritionist

As the summer goes on, the road leading from Manchester City to FC Barcelona continues to draw a queue and many supporters of the Premier League side are saying the same thing.
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As both Sergio Aguero and Eric Garcia have already left the Etihad Stadium for Catalonia, completing free transfers earlier this month, the likes of want-away Aymeric Laporte and midfielder Ilkay Gundogan are also arousing interest.

Away from the pitch, Barcelona also appear set to re-sign Manchester City first team nutritionist, Silvia Tremoleda, according to the information of journalist Xavi Hernandez Navarro, as relayed by Toni Juanmarti of Sport.


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Tremoleda joined the Premier League club in 2016, along with many other Barcelona linked staff members within Pep Guardiola's network at the City Football Academy.

Silvia Tremoleda has come highly-praised by Pep Guardiola himself, who was impressed by her work with Lionel Messi - playing a key role in reducing his risk of injury while away on international duty with Argentina.

This comes off the back of a period in which the relationship between the two clubs is said to be ‘magnificent’, according to the words of Spanish news outlet AS - who also claim that the two clubs are currently in constant contact regarding possible transfer deals this summer.


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Only recently, there has been a suggestion from journalist Gerard Romero of RAC1 that Pep Guardiola told Barcelona's president Joan Laporta, and director of football Mateu Alemany, that up to seven of his Manchester City first-team squad could leave should they receive the right offers.

Unsurprisingly, the news of Tremoleda's move has attracted comments of a very similar tone from Manchester City supporters on social media.


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