Serie AFormer AC Milan boss Fabio Capello believes Rafinha will need time to adapt with rivals Inter Milan this term.
So, with that, it is fair to say the treble victor is far from convinced that the 24-year-old is good enough to improve Luciano Spalletti's team and play a crucial role in helping them seal qualification for next season's UEFA Champions League.
The arrival of his fellow countryman Philippe Coutinho within the Barcelona ranks for a club record £140m fee means that the 24-year-old looks set to end a 12 year relationship with the club as he hopes to battle his way into the national team ahead of the summer's World Cup in Russian Federation.
He told Radio Deejay: "Rafinha is a player who has great quality, but he is coming off a long injury lay-off".
"There have been a lot of important players at Inter who have made history".
"It's always nice to have players who speak your language in the squad, I also know Mauro (Icardi), I've played with him before", he added of Inter's Argentina global striker.
It has been reported the fee will become will become mandatory if Inter qualify for the Champions League this season, in which case Rafinha will sign a three-year contract starting from July.
Rafinha needed surgery and was out for more than six months after tearing a cruciate knee ligament against Roma at the end of 2015.
Before that his last action came on April 2 a year ago, when he picked up the injury against Granada. "I've chosen the number eight shirt".
Le Guin, a longtime Portland resident and literary icon who influenced writers worldwide, died Monday at her Portland home . Pacific Northwest writers and institutions figured prominently in the outpouring of condolences on social media.
Get Out finally gets its dues, with not just one-but FOUR nominations! The 90th Academy Awards presentation will be held March 4. As Entertainment Tonight notes, Rachel's nomination marks the last of any non-gender specific categories to nominate a woman.
After the first trimester and before viability, a woman has to go to a hospital to speak with a medical doctor. Roadblocks like waiting periods, mandatory counseling and other restrictions reveal a concerted effort.
At the time, Kim said he would be willing to send a delegation to the Olympic Games being held in Pyeongchang, South Korea . If South Korea makes the visit, it will be the first one since the Moon Administration took office last May.
Should people take care venturing out at night in a world lit crimson by the bleeding moon above? The first occurred on January 2. This was due to there not being a blue moon in North America - as this is the name given to the second full moon in a month.
Ryan Reynolds is (re) teaming up with the writers of Deadpool for an all-new project inspired by a beloved murder-mystery game. Which is why, you'd assume, Reynolds and Fox see the idea of a remake as something ripe for the picking.
The DPRK sent an advance team of orchestra Sunday to South Korea for concerts during the South Korea-hosted Winter Olympics. He is one of the few foreigners to have met with Kim Jong Un since Kim became the North's leader.
Gasquet , 31, isn't the only player with a miserable head-to-head record against the Swiss, winning just two of their 18 meetings. Fact: " Novak Djokovic played his first two matches during the day, one of them in the blistering summer sun".
The 6-month Xbox Game Pass subscription card will be available at select retail partners for $59.99 beginning March 20. This essentially means paying for Xbox Game Pass each month is cheaper than buying all of the new releases separately.
We're also curious to see whether this model will feature any other exterior details that will set it apart from four-door models. The brand says the new model has been created to pay homage to the original Range Rover , which was launched as a two-door only.
With 40% more power than any other console, Xbox One X is where console gamers can play one of the best versions of games. A lot of Xbox One exclusives come out of Microsoft Studios , and this new plan makes playing them incredibly cheap.
With Siri News, you'll be able to say " Hey Siri, play the news" and the digital assistant will immediately read the news. Like the Cortana powered Harman Kardon Invoke, there's a display on the top of it where Siri's animations are displayed.
This prediction adds to a list previous statements given by Kuo regarding Apple's next move in the industry. MCF Advisors LLC's holdings in Apple were worth $2,060,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
Tcw Grp Inc Inc stated it has 1.76 million shares or 0.41% of all its holdings. (NYSE:CF). 318,545 are held by Maple Capital Mgmt. Ltd. now owns 870 shares of the company's stock valued at $115,000 after acquiring an additional 200 shares during the period.
Simona Halep's road to the Australian Open semifinals hasn't been an easy one. "I have to get my mindset ready for this". The Czech trails in the head-to-head though will fancy her chances if she maintains this level.
With tickets going for thousands of dollars, Boston police said it will be likely that they'll be duplicated by online scammers. The possibility of the Vikings playing drove prices up as the team advanced through the playoffs.
The sources aren't saying if this is a new addition to Apple's lineup, or if it's replacing a model that's now available. The MacBook Air is the only notebook that the company still sells that does not have a retina display.
According to TOLO News, officials have confirmed 11 people wounded in suicide bombing outside Save the Children organisation. Tolo News shared a video showing a burned out auto outside the organization's office.
A Tesla spokesperson said in a statement that the autopilot function is intended for use only with a fully attentive driver. Despite the warnings, Tesla has been accused in the past of making Autopilot seem like a safer feature than it actually is.
Officials of Counter Intelligence (CI) cell in Hyderabad are collecting more information about Qureshi's links with Hyderabad . Qureshi came to extremism through SIMI or the Students Islamic Movement of India. "He lived in Saudi Arabia till June 2017".
A BBC report last week accused police of the extrajudicial killing of a man wrongfully accused in one of the earlier murder cases. Later, Nawaz Sharif's daughter, Maryam Nawaz, heaped praises on Shehbaz Sharif for catching the accused. "Allah b praised.
LeBron James was named the 2016 NBA Finals MVP after leading the Cavaliers to their first-ever NBA Championship. LeBron was previously the youngest player to reach 10,000 career points and 20,000 career points, respectively.
The shop doesn't appear to be an official Apple store, so some are assuming it was unlikely the iPhone was new . Taiwan News reports that the security camera footage you see above was shot in China around January 19.
More than 9,200 people have been killed in Yemen since March 2015, when the Saudi-led military coalition intervened in the war. The announcement comes as Saudi Arabia faces mounting pressure from the worldwide community to assist the country in crisis.
The stone mason edition is available only in the USA and Canada, where it's exclusive to EB Games, and will set you back $150. Taking place after the events of the original trilogy, God of War follows Kratos as he attempts to raise his son Atreus .