Football Club Barcelona which is commonly referred to Barcelona and shortly knows as Barca. It is a professional Spanish football club situated in Barcelona city. This club competes in the top tire Spanish football mostly. Barcelona club was founded by a group of Spanish, Swiss, English footballers. Now, this club is a symbol of Catalan culture. As one of the most famous and successful clubs in the world, the club is widely supported. FC Barcelona has been crowned so many times over the years domestically and internationally. Many famous and great players have played for this club till now. The club is recently facing some issues inside the dressing room and even in the executive board. The performance on the field isn’t also satisfying. Their manager Ronald Koeman is now looking for fresh recruitment in the team and few players to offload.
Transfer News and rumours during this January window:
Because of the ongoing COVID 19 crisis, Barcelona has to sell some players before recruiting new.
- Manager Koeman is not happy with Samuel Umtiti who has failed to make his way in Koeman’s squad. Umtiti was suffering from different physical fitness problems for a long time. But he couldn’t match Koeman’s demand. A strong rumour is coming up that he is interested in moving to the English Premier League in 20 million Euro.
- Barca bought full-back Firpo has also been linked with a move away from Barca. He hasn’t featured for a long time in the main eleven of the matches, which indicates that he is not in Ronald Koeman’s plan.
- Midfielder duo Alena and Puig are receiving offers for loan move or permanent deal from many big clubs.
- On the other hand, Players like Eric Garcia, Memphis Depay and Wijnaldum are heavily linked to Barcelona during this mid transfer window.
FC Barcelona is in the financial crisis at the moment. So before buying players, Koeman has to sell to boost the ongoing financial problem.