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Barcelona defender Pau Cubarsi ahead of a LaLiga game against Athletic Club in March 2024.
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Manchester United are among a number of clubs interested in signing young Barcelona defender Pau Cubarsi.

Cubarsi has impressed since making his first-team debut at the Catalan club earlier this season and won the Player of the Match award for his performance in Barça's 3-1 win over Napoli in the Champions League last week – his first ever match in the competition.

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Ben Hayward
Weekend editor

Ben Hayward is the Weekend Editor of FourFourTwo. A European football writer and Tottenham Hotspur fan with over 15 years’ experience, he has covered games all over the world - including three World Cups, several Champions League finals, Euros, Copa America - and has spent much of that time in Spain. Ben speaks English and Spanish, currently dividing his time between Barcelona and London, covering all the big talking points of the weekend on FFT: he’s also written several list features and interviewed Guglielmo Vicario for the magazine.