Rakitic: This is why I wear number 4 on my shirt


Barcelona won 4-0 last night against Manchester City.

In this game Ivan Rakitic met his favorite player and ex Barcelona trainer, Pep Guardiola.

When Ivan Rakitic signed for Barcelona he asked to get number four on his shirt and the reason is that, when Pep Guardiola was Barcelona player he had number four on his shirt.


“I wanted number 4 in Barcelona because that number means a lot to me. My favorite player had that number and he is Guardiola” said Rakitic.

Barcelona are in 1st postion with nine points, City is below them with four points in three matches.



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