Tottenham lead race to sign Barcelona midfielder

first_imgThe 32-year old is out of contract at the end of next season, but he has consistently stated his preference to remain in Catalonia.However, with no deal reached between the club and Rakitic, he could be sold, to avoid losing him on a free transfer in 2021.Reports from Mundo Deportivo claim Jose Mourinho’s side have put together the strongest offer, ahead of former side Sevilla, Juventus and Atletico Madrid.Read Also: Barcelona star linked with MLS summer switchThe report adds that Julen Lopetegui’s side are unable to raise the €20m asking price for Rakitic, with Juventus concerned over his longevity for such a significant fee.Atletico do remain an option for Rakitic, but they are only offering a one year deal, with his representatives pushing for a two year contract.FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Promoted ContentA Hurricane Can Be As Powerful As 10 Atomic BombsWho Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth?7 Ways To Understand Your Girlfriend Better9 Facts You Should Know Before Getting A TattooWhich Country Is The Most Romantic In The World?10 Risky Jobs Some Women DoBirds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For Them5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme ParksThe Very Last Bitcoin Will Be Mined Around 2140. Read More8 Superfoods For Growing Hair Back And Stimulating Its GrowthWho Earns More Than Ronaldo?The Highest Paid Football Players In The World Loading… The Croatian international has been linked with a move away from the Camp Nou, due to the stalling of his contract extension talks. Premier League side Tottenham are now reportedly the front runners to sign Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic this summer.Advertisementlast_img read more

Surinamese expected for this weekend’s Drag race

first_imgWITH the days counting rapidly down to the much-anticipated first Drag racing event of the Guyana Motor Racing and Sports Club (GMR&SC), international competitors are beginning to signal their interest.According to the GMR&SC, Suriname is interested in supporting the event with a contingent of cars wanting to come in on Friday morning.GMR&SC is in the process of getting the list from that body’s motorsport division, but has confirmed at least five cars are expected.The interest shown by international competition in Drag racing locally is now renewed with the installation of the launchpad for drag racing.That, coupled with the fact that the strip is being extended from 1000ft to 1320ft or a quarter-mile, the Surinamese will be eager to finally unleash the full power of their machines.The icing on the cake was the fact that last week, one of the fastest Nissan GTR’s in the world was recently cleared at a port in Georgetown.The EKanoo/Magnus GTR, which will compete on Sunday under the Team Mohamed’s Enterprise banner is something that fans and other racers are most interested in seeing.In addition to that, the 1000ft strip record-holder, Goliath, the team’s other Nissan GTR, will also be in action.The event is sponsored by Mohamed’s Enterprise, BM Soat Auto Sales, Motor Trend Service Centre, Delco Ice Factory, Trans-Pacific Motor Spares, Supreme Ventures, Air Services Limited, PowerLine Auto, Cyril’s Taxi, Omega Brokers, E-Networks, Prem’s Electrical, Miracle Optical, Choke Gas Station, Top Brandz and Super Bet.last_img read more