Agreement reached: Barcelona star having medical today ahead as he closes in on transfer to La Liga rivals

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Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic is set for a transfer back to Sevilla as he undergoes a medical with his old club today.

The Croatia international was a big hit at Sevilla between 2010/11 and 2013/14, and he became a star at Barcelona as well, winning the treble in his first season with the club, scoring in their 2014/15 Champions League final victory over Juventus.

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Now, however, Rakitic no longer looks guaranteed a regular starting place at Barca and a move away could make sense for him at this stage in his career.

According to Marca, a deal is in place for the 32-year-old to rejoin Sevilla, which should be a fine move for the Europa League winners.

Julen Lopetegui’s side will surely benefit from the quality and experience Rakitic brings, and he’ll surely enjoy the opportunity to play more often.

Rakitic won a host of major honours at Barcelona, and given Sevilla’s continued success in the Europa League, he’ll surely have the chance of picking up more silverware there too.

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  1. Barcelona must thank Rakitic for his dedication and commitment and wish him success in Seville!

    1. Thanks you rakitic for ur dedication, Wish all the best nd more playing time at sevilla de barca

  2. Thanks so much, Ivan, for your wonderful service at the Camp Nou over the years. Never will you be forgotten by us, the famous Blue and red fans. Much love! Kudos!!

  3. Thank’s rakitic for ur sacrifice to bring success. Love u too, wish u all the best for ur next stage.

  4. Thanks so much ivan for your full devotion to the big club Barcelona.we the fans love you so much and would always remember the good work you did when we needed it most thanks once again.and more success as you head back to your old club Seville.

  5. Will always love you Rakitic, you are humble, noiseless being, and strong as a great man… Haven’t seen you injured as a Barca player… Goodbye dear, I will miss you

  6. My man ivan rakitic, we love you always and we will continue to miss you as our great midfielder. We wish you success ahead.

  7. Thank you so much ivan Rakitic for your dedication to this club, you will never be forgotten in our hearts

  8. Gud bye #04 yu will always be remembered for the treble and countless honours , its sad we ddnt give a better farewell as yu go trophyless this tyme but mostly yu brought us a treble in your first season luv yu Raki

  9. Raki, you will highly missed, your good attitudes tells a lot about you. I wish you all the best as you move on to your former club. All the best 04.

  10. We tanks for Ivan rakitic for all time as barcelona and now he will return to servilla this summy he’s going to medical so tank u and wish you all the best.

  11. Ivan u r a legend of a quality nd 1 to remember in the world of Laliga am real Madrid fan thnks nd best wishes as u go back to Sevilla am Hamza from Kenya

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