Barcelona planning to hijack Chelsea's approach for Fredy Guarin

Guarin is a target for Chelsea and Barcelona. Credit: PA

Spanish giants Barcelona are hoping to ruin Jose Mourinho's hopes of signing Inter Milan midfielder Fredy Guarin.

Barca have a history of verbal run-ins with the Chelsea manager and reports in Italy today claim the Spanish side would like to scupper Mourinho's transfer plans this month.

Italian Newspaper "La Reppublica" say Barcelona have opened discussions with Inter over Guarin after informing them of their interest in the player.

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