Date: 9th July 2013 at 3:05am
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Spain boss has advised target to remain at despite his search for playing time.

The midfielder is said to be fed up with waiting for his chance at the Nou Camp and with designs of playing for Spain at the World Cup next year, believes a move away will allow him to impress Spain boss Del Bosque and reclaim his place in the national team.

United are keen on and have been heavily linked with a move for him but has Del Bosque’s latest comments derailed United’s move for the 22 year old?

The Spanish boss is quoted as saying:

“The most important thing for is that he keeps on getting games. I think he would get them at Barcelona, he is held in a very high regard at the club.”

With looking to impress his national team manager, his words will hold serious power as he looks to sort out his future. With United apparently having made no contact with in regards to a move, will Del Bosque’s words be enough to convince the youngster to stay at the Nou Camp?

Whilst it has been claimed that has already agreed terms with United, nothing has been confirmed and it is not beyond the realms of possibility that Thiago remains at Barcelona, something even more likely following Del Bosque’s words.