Rivaldo a Brazilian former professional footballer and the current president of Mogi Mirim Esporte Clube in Brazil, who played for Barcelona for Five golden years from 1997 to 2002 when he was on his career best. In these Five years Barcelona won two La Liga titles and in 1999 he crowned Ballon D’Or.
In an recent inte
rview to SKY SPORTS News HQ, Rivaldo said he thinks that the 24 Years old Liverpool Star of Brazil Philippe Coutinho can be the Rivaldo of modern times for Barcelona and he thinks that Coutinho should go for it if available and follow his footsteps by joining Barcelona, where Coutinho can share field with his International teammate Neymar which will help him becoming more better.
Rivaldo also speak up on the best striker of Premier League Diego Costa from Chelsea FC, who earlier this month received an offer of 30 Million EURO from Chinese Club Tianjin Quanjian.
Rivaldo said that it is very normal for players to get attracted from such huge offers as he said he would have also avail this opportunity himself if it had been offered to him during hi times. Rivaldo also said that the players thinks about their future, about their children and their family. Rivaldo cocluded these kinds of offer don’t come daily to your doorstep, definitely he is already in a big club but this opportunity in monetary terms is unique in its kind and players always think about the personal life.
Apart from this Sources indicated Costa was found with Head Coach Antonio Conte in traning last week in contention to face Hull City.