- Barcelona’s Sporting Manager Pep Segura has guaranteed head coach Ernesto Valverde that Griezmann will be in Catalonia by the time transfer window shuts
- Another player who was part of this discussion is on his way to Barcelona this summer is Clement Lenglet
- Yerry Mina could be on his way out of Camp Nou if Barcelona can get a good price for him
FC Barcelona transfer news this summer is going to be dominated largely by the expected arrival of Antoine Griezmann from Atletico Madrid. The French forward was supposed to move last year but a sudden transfer ban on Madrid by the La Liga, forcing Griezmann to commit one more season at the Wanda Metropolitano.
Barcelona’s Sporting Manager Pep Segura confident regarding Griezmann’s arrival
There have been some doubts regarding the transfer in the last few days, with people questioning the need for Griezmann in a Barcelona team which already features the likes of Lionel Messi, Luiz Suarez, Coutinho and Dembele. However, if latest FC Barcelona Transfer News are to be believed Barcelona’s Sporting Manager Pep Segura has guaranteed head coach Ernesto Valverde that Griezmann will be a Catalunia player by the start of the next season.
According to leading Spanish daily, Diario AS, after Valverde returned from his post-season holiday, Segura sat down with him to discuss transfer plans for the summer, including the much talked about Griezmann ‘s move from the Spanish capital.
Clement Lenglet on the verge of being confirmed as the Barcelona player
Another player who was a topic of major discussion during this meeting was Clement Lenglet. Barcelona’s interest in the Sevilla defender has been known for quite some time and according to some newspapers, the 2017-2018 La Liga have winners have reached an agreement with the player and are willing to pay his buy-out clause to bring him to Camp No.
Apart from the expected arrivals, Yerry Mina is one player who could find himself out of the exit door at Camp Nou very quickly and the only reason Barcelona are waiting before hearing any offers from him is the World Cup, which starts in 6 days. They believe that a good performance by him in Russia for Columbia could help them raise his price-tag even further, helping Barcelona earn more profit.
With a host of players being linked, FC Barcelona Transfer News is going to dominate the footballing news this summer. To catch all the FC Barcelona Latest News and Antoine Griezmann Transfer News do subscribe to Rooter news so that you don’t miss out on anything.
WATCH: Antoine Griezmann Best Goals & Skills LaLiga Santander 2017/2018