Jules Koundé with Sevilla


Barça will have to accelerate for Koundé if they want to 'steal it' from Chelsea

Published:18/07/2022 - 17:26h

Updated:18/07/2022 - 17:26h

Barça could see how another of its objectives escapes in the hands of Chelsea. After taking over the services of Kalidou Koulibaly, the Londoners have resumed contacts for Koundé and 'hurry up' his signing

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The FC Barcelona and Chelsea will star one of the biggest rivalries during this market of signings. In spite of his economic limitations, the square blaugrana aims to make a 'revolution' in his staff to go back to compete by all the titles during the following course. Thus, the Catalans expect 'fish' in London, where in addition to incorporating to Andreas Christensen like free agent, have to Marcos Alonso and César Azpilicueta like big aims.

Of the same way, from the City Condal achieved to do with the services of Raphinha after a hard 'career' with the square directed by Thomas Tuchel, The 'pensionados' had arrived to an agreement with the Leeds United to concretise the traspaso of the forward around some 70 million euros. Nevertheless, the wish of the Brazilian to dress the Barcelona T-shirt from the next season decanted the 'scales' in favour of the culés, those who closed the agreement with the 'white' by some 58 'kilos' more 10 in variables.

Now, 'blues' and Barcelona prepare to confront in a new 'hand manually'. And it is that from the dispatches of Stamford Bridge expect 'reconstruct' the defence of the team because of the big quantity of drops lived during this summer, and after having oficializado the signing of Kalidou Koulibaly have put all his efforts in the contracting of Jules Koundé, as it has informed Fabrizio Romano. The French defender is an old object of wish of Chelsea, those who have tried his signing from the past summer and now want to concretise it.

In London seemed to have 'parked' the operation of the sevillista to concentrate in the incorporations of Presnel Kimpembe and Nathan Aké. However, after having descartado the arrival of the Dutch to the not being available in the market, the British have put to Jules like priority, what are very bad news for the barcelonistas. Like this then , in spite of having arrived to a contractual agreement with the defender, from Can Barça will have to 'apurar' his options if they want to do with the index card of the footballer.

There have not been contacts with the Seville

In the meantime, from Ramón Sánchez-Pizjuán have commissioned to leave clear that the directed by Xavi Hernández have not kept any type of conversation with the 'palanganas' in order to incorporate to the central. Like this it has manifested it in reiterated occasions the sportive director of the entity, Monchi, the one who has cooled the rumours on his signing when ensuring him to 'MD' that "to day of today there has not been neither there is contact any between the Barça and the Seville". The time runs against of the Barça.

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