Barcelona eased previous Nastic in a pre-season pleasant with Ousmane Dembele, Philippe Coutinho and Antoine Griezmann getting on the scoresheet. The Catalan membership at the moment are preparing for his or her subsequent match, however administration are nonetheless engaged on signing the gamers Ronald Koeman needs.
Right now’s papers are crammed with Barcelona rumours and listed here are the highest picks:
New signing to be unveiled tomorrow
Barcelona have confirmed that Miralem Pjanic will probably be unveiled tomorrow. The brand new signing from Juventus joined the squad final week and started coaching right now.
He was alleged to be on the membership just a few weeks again however examined constructive for COVID-19 and thus needed to quarantine. The midfielder has now absolutely recovered and is ready to play on Wednesday within the pleasant towards Girona.
SPORT declare that Pjanic will probably be sporting the No.8 shirt at Barcelona, which was famously worn by membership legend Andrés Iniesta.
Samuel Umtiti’s agent feedback on Barcelona exit rumours
Samuel Umtiti’s agent and brother Yannick has revealed that the centre-back is just not seeking to depart Barcelona this summer season. He has, nevertheless, added that the ultimate resolution could be with the membership and issues might change.
The agent has added that even when the Frenchman is to depart Camp Nou, a transfer to Lyon appears to be like unlikely. Yannick instructed Foot01:
“Samuel doesn’t wish to depart Barça this summer season. Nonetheless, making an allowance for the membership’s needs and their want for change, it could be obligatory to take a look at different choices. The hearsay with Lyon is sweet however sadly, there’s little or no probability of it taking place.”
Ronald Koeman needs Mohamed Salah
Ronald Koeman has reportedly set his sights on signing Mohamed Salah from Liverpool this summer season. The supervisor needs an attacking participant, as per Ajax legend Sjaak Swart. He instructed DAZN:
“I do know Koeman needs him and I do know Salah wish to go, however I can’t reveal the place the knowledge comes from.”
Salah is a crucial a part of Liverpool’s crew and even scored a hat-trick this week of their Premier League season opener. The transfer appears to be like extremely unlikely to occur and Barcelona should not have the funds to get issues achieved this summer season.
Revealed 15 Sep 2020, 00:04 IST