Julian Nagelsmann in a party with the Leipzig


Laporta thinks of Nagelsmann as Koeman's replacement at Barça

Published:12/03/2021 - 10:16h

Updated:12/03/2021 - 13:00h

Joan Laporta would have a list of technicians ready in case he decides to do without Koeman. One of the president's favorites would be Julian Nagelsmann, Leipzig coach and one of the coaches who sound like substitutes for Zidane at Madrid

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Ronald Koeman has agreement until 2022, but Joan Laporta​ has option to cease him without having to him pay clear, since that was the condition when it signed the past summer. Therefore, the continuity of the Dutch trainer depends of the new president, that will be who decide if it follows or no in the bench of the FC Barcelona. The Catalan still has not decided at all and will take a time to do it, since it does not want to rush.

But the maximum mandator blaugrana wants to cover the backs in case at the end it wants to dispense of the Dutch, by what has a list with possible substitutes. The known journalist Manu Carreño has given the name of one of the members of this list in 'The Crossbar of the Chain BE'. This technician would be one of the favourites of the leader, although it still would not have initiated contacts with him.

It would treat of Julian Nagelsmann, míster of the always surprising Leipzig, that remained deleted of the Champions League the past Wednesday against the Liverpool. The German trainer is one of the preparadores with more potential of Europe and is called to turn into one of the best of the world. To the Leipzig has turned him into one of the teams disclosure of the League of Champions and carried them to the semifinals the past course.

The group directed by the technical youngster, that only has 33 years, is one of which better football practises in the continent. If the one of Landsberg am Lech achieves to move his knowledges to a giant like the Barça, there are few doubts that it will achieve that the culés go back to be of the best of Europe. His inexperience and the fact to having worked as it has wanted during his brief career play in his against, but his philosophy and his capacities are only and in the Camp Nou could mark the difference.

It is necessary to remember that Nagelsmann already commanded a wink to the Barcelona does a pair of years, when the culés looked for substitute for Ernesto Valverde. "I have said it many times. Barcelona is a beautiful city, a beautiful club. But this is not the only club that is attractive", said, leaving all the open doors, including the one of a Real Madrid for which the German also sounds with strength from does time.

The Madrid also has thought in Nagelsmann

The whites thought in him in 2018 when it went Zinedine Zidane, but the own míster of the Leipzig refused it by not to feel ready. However, recently it left clear that in the future could say yes if it arises him the option. "If the Madrid called me again in the future, can that my decision was another distinct, but two years ago was the best that could take. It did not have experience neither neither had time to learn Spanish", commented. Now, it could be the Barça the one who call to his door and could have to take a decision that finish marking his career.

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