Barcelona target Rubin Kazan left back Cristian Ansaldi
Spanish newspaper Sport reports this morning that Barcelona are interested in signing Rubin Kazan left back Cristian Ansaldi.
Ansaldi, who can also play on the right, or in midfield, impressed against Barcelona in two matches in the Champions League group stages.
The 23-year-old has previously been linked with a move to Manchester City and is contracted to Rubin Kazan until 2012.
Pep Guardiola is reportedly looking to provide competition for Maxwell and Eric Abidal on the left hand side of the Barcelona defence.