Barca have recently formalized the return of a club legend. His name necessarily resonates among supporters, he played for 4 years in Catalonia.
Mercato FC Barcelona: Deco appointed Barca’s sporting director
While Matteo Alemani left office a few weeks ago, FC Barcelona is looking for a new sporting director. Antonio Cordon’s name was mentioned as a possible replacement, but it was Deco who was chosen to stay in the position until 2026. While the formalities have just arrived, the Portuguese has been working at Barca for some time.
It was he who was in charge of negotiating the arrival of Arda Guler before the Turk joined Real Madrid. While some may wonder about the former Barcelona player’s experience in this position, it is worth remembering that since his retirement he has worked as an agent. In addition, it is he who acts as a representative Rafinha, If the latter was announced as the starter, it is a safe bet that the Brazilian will have another season at Camp Nou.
Tough job ahead in Barcelona
Barely appointed sporting director Deco has his work cut out for him. With a complicated economic situation, the Blaugranas still hope to recruit, despite the recent arrivals. Whereas Barcelona were looking for a solution to persuade Manchester City to sell Bernardo SilvaThis will not happen because the Portuguese are heading straight for expansion.
at his side, Javi Still waiting for recruits, especially in attack. If forces to bring Joan Laporta joao felix, This is not the case of the coach who likes to be tentative before attacking the Portuguese. It would be necessary to be convinced to snatch his services, as Atlético are asking for no less than 80 million euros. An amount that seems complicated to extract for the Blaugranes, but an 11 million euro loan could be reassuring Diego Simeone to part with it. Deco will have to work hard to satisfy the supporters and it is not going to be an easy task.