FC Barcelona have obtained the termination of Martin Braithwaite’s agreement in the straight final of the last summer signing market and the Danish striker ‘mudó’ to Barcelona’s eternal rival in Catalonia, RCD Espanyol. Recently he offered an interview to the ‘Club du Sportif’ in which he explained that his exit did not surprise him at all and that it was a decision that was expected .
The ex-Leganés referred to this, after falling injured, realizing that he was not going to have new opportunities at Barça. He never entered the plans of Xavi Hernández and understood that he had to look for another team. In the end, he left for Espanyol and considers it a decisive move to give continuity to his soccer career.
Braithwaite commented, concretely, that “it was something obvious, after my injury didn’t explain or have minutes with the team. He didn’t need to listen to anyone at all in reality” , adding that “only it was something natural, a tacit agreement that he had to look for something else. But I’m a positive person and I’m in a good position at Espanyol.”
Likewise, he made it clear that he does not save the bad recuperdos of his time with Barça and that, although the end was not what was expected, he only has good memories of him. image culé: “People see it in different forms but I’m happy with the experience. I have great memories: only good people can say good things about my time at Barça”. underlined to avoid any type of controversy related to its release.
He took the opportunity to remember how his life changed when he played for Barça in 2020: “Claro that it was a change. When you play in a team like Barcelona there is a big change in the repercussions, there are a lot of resources but that’s what got me used to it. Now at Espanyol, Seat I return to my best version. I’m in a great moment of form and I want to follow like that”.
It’s happy at Espanyol
On the other hand, the international with Denmark referred to who is very happy in the group of Cornellà. “I’m very happy to be here. It was a great start. It was the best project for me and I felt they really wanted me. At the same time still being in Barcelona and having a happy family. It was the best pack“, detailed.
On strengthening Barça’s great rival in Catalonia, said that “really I haven’t thought about it much: it’s part of football. It’s a funny thing for people from outside but for me, I have the right to make the best decision for me. I am happy to be in a team where I can feel useful and important. I’m adapting to my new friends and giving what the coach is looking for. It’s important to think from party to party.”