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THE PLAYER IS VERY CLOSE TO CHELSEA

Barça does not give up on Raphinha and meets again with Deco

Published:29/06/2022 - 17:50h

Updated:29/06/2022 - 23:03h

Raphinha's next destination would be close to being defined. Chelsea has 'bid' hard for him in the last hours and the agreement would be 'falling', but Barça does not want to give up and has met with Deco this Wednesday

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The FC Barcelona plans a market of signings 'agitated' to go back to aspire to all the titles during the next season. To achieve such aim, from the offices of the Camp Nou are conscious that they have to fichar intelligently in order to add him quality to the staff without descuadrar the accounts of the club, that are quite a lot of engaged after the diverse economic problems lived by the entity. In this stage, the institution has put the 'look' in the Premier League.

Raphinha, player of the Leeds United, is one of the objects of wish bigger of the Catalan entity. Nevertheless, the operation by the Brazilian footballer has tornado complicated from the beginning, since the group of Yorkshire does not have any intensión to leave go out to one of his maximum figures. The culés kept his hopes in the clause of rescission of 25 million euros that could be activated if his team lost the category, but after attaining the salvation, this option is totally descartada and the Barça is forced to negotiate with the British.

Well, the negotiations with the square of Elland Road have not been at all simple because of the high price that have put him to the Brazilian (55 'kilos' as minimum) and, as diverse informations, Chelsea would have advanced to the Barcelona arriving to an agreement with the Leeds by 60 million pounds. The 'blues' have given a hit on the table and would be near to close the agreement with the footballer, the one who had like priority to the culés.

However, from the City Condal seem to not to surrender in the 'fight' by the extreme and gathered with the agent of the player, Deco, during the morning of the Wednesday. In the meeting, of the cual were partícipes the sportive vice-president, Rafa Yuste; the director of football, Mateu Alemany; the technical secretary, Jordi Cruyff and the attach to the president, Enric Masip, the ex midfield player of the club wanted to clear if the Barça of keeps in the bidding by the forward or no.

It is not the first meeting

The meeting kept this Wednesday between Deco and representatives of the entity culé is not the first that has taken place in the last days. The past week, the agent of the attacker also saw with the Laporta to know the intensiones of the club. Then, the president blaugrana conditioned his contracting to the activation of the 'crowbars' economic. Now, with Chelsea ready to close his signing and the Arsenal to the 'threaten' with an offer more than attractive, the Catalans seem to lose terrain and everything aims to that Raphinha will finish carrying his talents to London.

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