Bruno Guimarães completes 100 games for Newcastle and puts rumors aside

Amidst transfer speculation, the Brazilian achieves a historic milestone and remains focused on the end of the season
Josué Seixas
2024-04-12 14:41:55

In the last round of the Premier League, Bruno Guimarães wrote his name in Newcastle’s history by completing his 100th match wearing the Magpies’ shirt. In a journey marked by dedication and effort, the Brazilian midfielder reached a significant milestone in his English football career.

Meanwhile, rumors of a possible move to other European clubs echo in the corridors of the specialized press, with a focus on interest from Barcelona and, especially, PSG.

  • The Brazilian midfielder has attracted interest from clubs like Barcelona and PSG.
  • Newcastle faces financial challenges that may result in player sales.
  • Despite the speculations, Bruno Guimarães remains focused on the end of the season.
  • The midfielder emphasized the importance of securing a spot in European competitions.


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Focused on the present

Amid the speculations, Bruno Guimarães has taken a reserved stance, preferring to focus his energy on the present challenge of guiding Newcastle in pursuit of a spot in European competitions. In statements sent to, the player reinforced his commitment to the club:

“I don’t have future thoughts. The present holds 100% of my attention. I am very focused on that, on maintaining the dream of qualifying the club for a European competition. I am happy and content here. And that’s what I have been dedicating myself to 100% since I signed for the club.”

Barcelona and PSG are keeping an eye

The financial results of the last season may pressure Newcastle to sell players to avoid possible sanctions from the Premier League. Among the most coveted athletes is Bruno Guimarães, a key player for the team, whose performance has attracted interest from clubs like Barcelona and, especially, PSG.

Despite the speculation surrounding his stay, the Brazilian, who has a contract with the English club until 2028, prefers to focus on the present challenge. With the possibility of becoming the player with the most appearances for Newcastle, if he plays in the final seven rounds of the Premier League, Bruno is focusing his energy on helping the team overcome a season marked by adversities, including injuries and significant absences.


Despite his defensive importance, Bruno has also contributed offensively, scoring four goals this season and providing seven assists, totaling 11 goal involvements, which represents his best performance in a year in his career, tied with the previous season.

With 47 points in the table, Newcastle currently sits in eighth place in the Premier League, two points behind sixth-placed Manchester United. This Saturday (13), the team faces Tottenham, currently in fourth place in the table.