Barca are keen on signing certainly one of Manchester United’s greatest gamers and are prepared to half with certainly one of their starters with a purpose to safe his providers.
Barcelona tackle Real Madrid in a high-stakes El Clasico this Saturday. Barcelona might draw stage on factors with Atletico Madrid with a win in opposition to their arch-rivals. Meanwhile, Barcelona president Joan Laporta and co. are busy making ready forward of what’s anticipated to be a busy summer time switch window.
Without additional ado, let’s check out the highest tales involving Barcelona from 9 April 2021.
Zinedine Zidane backs Lionel Messi to remain at Barcelona
Real Madrid will tackle Barcelona this Saturday in an El Clasico that might have a huge effect on the La Liga title race this season. Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos and Barcelona captain Lionel Messi are each tipped to go away their respective golf equipment in the summertime and as such, this Clasico might mark the top of an period.
Real Madrid supervisor Zinedine Zidane has nevertheless backed Lionel Messi to remain put at Barcelona. Speaking on the pre-match press convention, Zidane mentioned (by way of Marca):
“I don’t want it to be Messi’s last Clásico, I want him to stay at Barcelona. He’s fine there. It’s good that he stays for La Liga.
“We know the player that Messi is. He may not be scoring goals, but we know the player that he is. We are going to play against Barcelona. It is true that we know the player that he is, but they are all very good – they have many great players.”
He needs the identical for Sergio Ramos, who’s out of contract in the summertime.
“Hopefully it is not his last Clasico and he stays here.”
Barcelona dressing room would prefer Neymar return over signing Memphis Depay
Recent reports have suggested that Neymar has put his contract extension talks at Paris Saint-Germain on hold as he wishes to return to Barcelona. Neymar is out of contract next summer and if he decides not to extend it, this summer will be PSG’s final chance to cash in on the Brazilian.
In addition to Neymar, Barcelona have been heavily linked with Georginio Wijnaldum and Memphis Depay. According to Mundo Deportivo even though the Barcelona dressing room is divided on a lot of issues, they are united in wanting the club to sign Neymar instead of Depay.
The report adds that Paris Saint-Germain are interested in Ousmane Dembele and as such, Barcelona could possibly pull off a swap deal for Neymar.
Barcelona could offer ‘pick of four players’ for Paul Pogba
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba and as per goal. Express Sport, the Red Devils could be persuaded into making a swap deal for their star man if they are offered of f
As per the report, Barcelona could offer one of Ansu Fati, Ousmane Dembele, Antoine Griezmann and Clement Lenglet to the Old Trafford outfit.
However, Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer made it clear just last week that he wants the Frenchman to stay at Old Trafford. He said:
“While he is been on the membership Paul has at all times wished what’s greatest for Man United. He’s been such an essential a part of the squad on and off the pitch. Paul is a participant we wish to see at Man United and play nicely. Just to have him again match for the final two months, he’s going to be essential to us.
“We know he can be the difference between many, many points or going through in Europe like we did against AC Milan. The focus is now on finishing the season strongly and Paul knows what my thoughts are.”