Marc-Andre ter Stegen is likely one of the the best goalkeepers in world soccer proper now.
The German shot-stopper is arguably Barcelona’s second most-important participant as of late behind the talismanic Lionel Messi, recurrently bailing the Blaugrana out of sticky conditions.
There’s an argument from many who Ter Stegen needs to be Germany’s primary as of late forward of Manuel Neuer, such has been his type for Barca the previous few years.
The 27-year-old’s trophy haul with the membership can also be mighty spectacular. He has received 4 La Liga titles, 4 Copa del Reys and the Champions League in 2014/15.
Nonetheless, the halcyon days of Xavi, Andres Iniesta, Dani Alves and extra appear an eternity away proper now, with Barca struggling for type beneath Quique Setien.
In response to Club de la Mitjanit, Ter Stegen has grow to be so disillusioned with the ‘lack of coaching the squad does’ that he’s truly contemplating his future on the membership.
The German reportedly instructed a colleague that he would not know whether or not he will probably be in Catalonia come subsequent season.
Different gamers have additionally raised issues about Setien’s capacity as supervisor and there’s a feeling among the many squad that the job is just too massive for the ex-Actual Betis boss.
It is official: Barca are an absolute mess proper now.
Ter Stegen and Messi are voicing their issues, key gamers are selecting up accidents left, proper and centre and performances out on the pitch proceed to worsen.
The one small crumb of solace Barca followers can take concerning the scenario with Ter Stegen was an interview carried out with the German by Mundo Deportivo on February 24.
He instructed the publication: “My intention is to proceed at Barca.”
However opinions can change in a brief house of time in soccer and the Barca cleaning soap opera has produced various sudden twists since that interview.
Extra meals for although for membership president, Josep Maria Bartomeu.