Andrea Pirlo: I regret never having played for Barcelona or Real Madrid
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Former Italy international Andrea Pirlo has told Marca he regrets never having played for Barcelona or Real Madrid.
Pirlo, 37, at New York City FC since July 2015, said he was targeted by both the Liga giants during his time at AC Milan but the Italian club would not allow him to leave.
He said: "I still have a thorn in my side at not having played for Real Madrid or Barcelona, because playing there is a dream for every player.
"But I consider myself very satisfied to have played for the best teams…