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Thiago Silva open to Barca switch

9 April 2013 12:03

Paris Saint-Germain defender Thiago Silva says he would be open to a move to Barcelona if the Liga giants came knocking again.

Barca reportedly showed an interest in signing the Brazil international last year, but he eventually left AC Milan for PSG instead.

After putting in a commanding display in the Champions League quarter-final first leg between PSG and Barca last week, Silva has again been linked with a move to Camp Nou, with the player himself doing little to dampen the expectation.

"You can never close the door on something, because you don't know what will happen in the future. I am happy now, but you never know what will happen in the future," the defender told El Mundo Deportivo when questioned about a potential move to Barca.

"There were conversations between Barcelona and my agent last year, but I had already given my word to (PSG director) Leonardo. There's no way back once you've given your word.

"Everybody has dreams. I have been following Barcelona ever since I was a kid and they had players like Romario, Ronaldo and Rivaldo.

"Do I have a buy-out clause? I only just got here and I'm not thinking about that. But we all know that a solution can always be found."

The 28-year-old has a contract with PSG until the end of the 2016/17 season.

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1 - 1

PSG

W W L W W
Competition
UEFA Champions League
Date
10 April 2013
Kick-off
20:45
Half-time
0 - 0
Full-time
1 - 1
On aggregate
3 - 3
Venue
Camp Nou (Barcelona)
Attendance
96022

Goals

0 - 1
50' J. Pastore
 (assist by Z. Ibrahimovic)
Pedro 71'
(assist by David Villa) 
1 - 1

Lineups

# Player Bookings
30
26
13
17
2 86'
28
27 50'
24
29
18
11 80'
Coach: C. Ancelotti

Substitutes

# Player Bookings
10
15
25
9
11
13
19
# Player Bookings
19
32 89'
23
1
3
20
22

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