Barca in talks to sign Hleb, says club vice-president

Barcelona vice-president Marc Ingla claims the club are in talks to sign Arsenal midfielder Alexander Hleb.

The Belarus international has been a reported target for the Catalans and also Inter Milan, but it appears the La Liga side are in pole position.

However, Ingla said it would not be a relentless pursuit and if the Gunners did not want to sell they would move on to other options.

“The negotiation with Hleb is still in progress and despite him being a player with special qualities, if his club are not ready [to sell him], we have other options in mind,” Ingla told Catalunya Radio.

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