Linda Caycedojewel and one of the great figures of the Colombian women’s team in this Cup America, would be very close to Barcelona of Spain, at least that is what the representative of Valle del Cauca has assured, Carlos Catalan.
“I have been in talks with this club for a long time. In order not to break FIFA regulations, we have not even signed, nor did anything. We can say that we have contacts and that we have introduced her to the FCB Barcelona”, Catalan commented in an interview with Open Sportsradio program Cali.
“She would be the first Colombian player to play for Barcelona. It is the club that has shown the most interest in all these years. I also have a good relationship with them. I would like to take her there. Apart from her, it is her illusion, ”he added about the 17-year-old Valle del Cauca.
Neverthelessthe player’s priority at the moment is to win the women’s Copa América: “We need it to be focused on the Colombian National Team, which The most important thing is that Colombia win the Copa América. I don’t want to make her nervous or make her speculate about things that are going to happen. Now we need to win the Copa América against a very difficult rival like Brazil”.
Likewise, Catalán expressed Linda’s commitment to the Deportivo Cali, where in October he will be disputing the Women’s Copa Libertadores. “Linda is still linked to Deportivo Cali. It is an excellent club, they have treated it phenomenally, just like America. I have no problem with either. Until she goes to another club, she remains linked to Cali. She is a professional and an excellent person.”
Linda Caicedo scored the winning goal for Colombia against Argentinavictory that qualified Colombia to the Cup final and secured a place in the 2023 World Cup in Australia and New Zealand and in the 2024 Paris Olympics.