Mascherano praise for River's Balanta
October 10, 2013
Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent
Javier Mascherano has talked up reported Barcelona target Eder Alvarez Balanta, while the young River Plate defender himself says he likes the idea of being the first Colombian player in the Catalan club’s history.
Balanta, 20, has impressed observers in Argentina with his composed displays at centre-back for River, and reports in the Catalan press have claimed that ...