Barcelona Tuesday Transfer Headlines
Barcelona are still on the verge of restructuring their squad following a disappointed season they had in 2019/2020 season.
As a result, Ronald Koeman replaced former Barça coach quente Setien following a 8-2 lose at the hands of new European Champions Bayern Munich.
The Dutch coach has shown early sign of his impact as he has offloaded Rakitic to sevilla and also told Luis Suarez that his service are no longer needed any more.
Today Tuesday being the eighth day if September, here are some major Barcelona headlines.
BARCELONA AGREED FEES WITH LYON TO SIGN LUIS SUAREZ REPLACEMENT.
Barcelona are reportedly to have agreed a transfer fee for Lyon forward Memphis Depay who is in line to replace Luis Suarez at Camp Nuo.
Ronald Koeman told the Uruguay international Suarez that his services are no longer needed at the club and as such, he had already agreed personal terms with juventus over a potential move to Italy.
According to Spanish publication La Vanguardia reports that a fee has now been agreed and Depay is set to make the move to Barcelona for £22m.
BARCELONA TAKE U-TURN AS KOEMAN DECIDED NOT TO LOAN STAR MIDFIELDER
Barça coach Ronald Koeman has decided that Brazilian midfielder Philip Coutinho will not be playing away from camp nou as he will be a key player in his squad.
According to reports, Barcelona are planning to offload the Brazilian midfielder so as to rise fund to buy other players like Lautaro Martinez.
WEST HAM LIKELY TO SIGN SAMUEL UMTITI
West Ham who have been eyeing France international defender Samuel Umtiti along side Everton have now been handed a good boost as Barcelona could released him from his contract.
The French man still has three years left on his present contract with Barcelona, but new manager Ronald Koeman looking to restructure his squad. Umtiti contract could be cancelled and allow to leave for free so as to reduce wage bill at the club due to COVID-19 effect.
BARCELONA WANT LIVERPOOL TO SIGN THIAGO ALCATARA
Barcelona also want Jordan Klopp side to grab the signature of Spain international player Thiago Alcatara which could trigger them to sealed the signing of Georginio Wijnaldum.
Ronald Koeman who has coach the Dutch player at Netherlands National team is also looking forward to working with the midfielder at Camp Nuo.