Bayern Munich are stated to be circling over a few of Barcelona’s prime stars, because the membership’s monetary issues proceed.
Barça have endured a nightmare 18 months with a sequence of off-field catastrophes resulting in important penalties on the pitch.
Over the previous two summers the Blaugrana have moved on a number of gamers in an try and stability the books, with Luis Suarez, Antoine Griezmann and Lionel Messi probably the most notable departees.
The membership’s youthful expertise has not been spared from the exit door both. Extremely-rated midfielder Ilaix Moriba joined RB Leipzig in the summertime, whereas 22-year-old Emerson Royal was shipped out to Tottenham.
Based on Sport, this mass exodus has put Bayern on excessive alert as they appear to reap the benefits of Barça’s perilous funds by swooping for a few of their greatest gamers.
Whom the Bundesliga champions are monitoring particularly shouldn’t be talked about. Prior to now they’ve been linked with a number of names, together with Marc-Andre ter Stegen.
The Barcelona stopper has lengthy performed second fiddle to Manuel Neuer and with the latter solely getting older, Bayern could possibly be desirous about making Ter Stegen their primary.
Frenkie de Jong was additionally talked about as a goal when he was at Ajax, earlier than he sealed a transfer to the Camp Nou. Sergino Dest – who Barça had been open to promoting at one level this summer season – is one other former flame. Very unlikely of all, Bayern had been stated to be desirous about taking Pedri a number of months again.
Barcelona would solely contemplate promoting a member of this quartet if their hand was compelled, as they’re all key members of the squad.
Regardless of Die Roten’s curiosity, few Barça gamers have impressed in current conferences with Bayern. The final two video games between the pair have ended 8-2 and 3-0 to the Bundesliga giants.