Isco found himself in the spotlight after publishing a photograph on his Instagram account. The image shows the player and a few friends having lunch on a terrace and on the table is a large bag of crisps featuring the Barcelona colours and club crest. Minutes later, he replaced the photo for an almost identical one - only this time, the crisps were missing.
Isco ready munch Barça
After several hours of comments on social media, Isco took to his Twitter account to explain. "I'm not going to Barça you lot. With the photo, I wanted to say that we are going to eat them alive. Hala Madrid!!", adding later: "By the way, I didn't even try any. My mates brought them to wind me up".
The photographs raised eyebrows with some fans after it was claimed recently that the Catalans asked Isco to run his contract down and sign for them on a free in 2018.
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