In the middle of a complicated season for Ivan Rakitic, we look at the Top 5 reasons why he has disappeared at FC Barcelona.
After the brilliant year that Ivan Rakitic had with FC Barcelona last season, we need to talk about the Top 5 reasons he disappeared this year.
The Croatian midfielder is arguably one of his nation’s most successful players ever, he is right up there next to Modric and Boban.
Until last season when Barcelona won La Liga, Ivan was one of the Catalan club’s favorite elements and the fans had no reservations about his skills.
But several things happened over the summer that affected Rakitic on a deeper level, to the point where he completely disappeared from the scene.
Right now, there are at least another four midfielders in Barcelona that are considered before Ivan.
We came here to tell you the Top 5 reasons we believe he is no longer prominent for the Catalan club.