FC Barcelona coach Xavi gave an update on the Catalan club’s summer transfer window in the direction of departures. The Blaugrana coach doesn’t close the door for one more sale.
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Facing Getafe next Sunday as part of the opening day of La Liga, FC Barcelona ended their preparations for the 2023-2024 season by winning the Joan Gamper Trophy at the expense of English Tottenham (4-2) on Tuesday. New Area.
In the wake of this final success with goals from Robert Lewandowski, Ferran Torres, Ansu Fati and Ezz Abde, Xavi introduced himself to the reporters. An opportunity to talk about the summer transfer window, in particular the direction of departure for the Blaugrana coach.
Ansu Fati case not solved
The Spanish manager has not closed the door on a new outing, having already signed French attacking midfielder Ousmane Dembele. All this while quoting the names of candidates for departure before the end of the transfer market. “Tears? We will see, we cannot say anything till 31st August. We rely heavily on (financial) fair play. We will see with Ferran and Rafinha, there is a lot of competition.
Announced on the shelves of Paris Saint-Germain, even if the Ile-de-France club does not make it a priority, the young Spanish attacking midfielder intends to continue the adventure with the current Spanish champions, but Xavi’s words suggest that Barca haven’t ruled out finding a new base for him if his playing time hasn’t warranted it. It’s the same story for the Spanish winger and the Brazilian attacking midfielder. to be continued…
We need remind you that on the arrival side, FC Barcelona have currently secured the services of three players: German midfielder Ilkay Gundogan (free), Spanish central defender Inigo Martinez (free) and Spanish midfielder Oriol Romeu (free). Girona, 3.40 million euros).