Memphis Depay and Eric García, objectives of the FC Barcelona

SIGNINGS OF WINTER

Depay and Eric García would not arrive alone in January: Koeman's third 'bomb'

Published:18/10/2020 - 20:03h

Updated:19/10/2020 - 17:37h

Ronald Koeman wants movement in January and, of face to the month of January, has asked a third signing to the FC Barcelona in addition to Memphis Depay and Eric García

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For Ronald Koeman, went a big reverse that closed the market of signings without being able to concretise two incorporations that the Dutch considered keys to improve the provision of the FC Barcelona: Memphis Depay (Olympique of Lyon) and Eric García (Manchester City). Nevertheless, the Barcelona club, conscious that both finish agreement in summer of 2021, prepares a second attempt to carry to both in the wintry market.

In addition to the Dutch forward and of the Catalan defence, Ronald Koeman also fixed in a footballer to reinforce the centre of the field: Georginio Wijnaldum. In his interview with the Dutch newspaper AD, the trainer of the FC Barcelona admitted that it wanted to to the player 'network' in summer and insinuated that it follows it seeing necessary, reason by which also there will be a second attempt to bring it pertinent of the Liverpool.

Ronald Koeman was very clear in this regard of the signing of Georginio Wijnaldum that, remember, also finish agreement in June of 2021 and would have an affordable price in January. "Our interest in him, in any case, was independent of if Leo Messi remained or went of the FC Barcelona. In general, I think that to our team would come him well a bit of depth, especially without the balloon", argued.

Although the Dutch thinks that the priority is to reinforce the forward, follows having very in cueta to Georginio Wijnaldum. "Has a big sense of the space, can arrive to the goal fantastically well from the centre of the field, really could contribute something to the team", said in key of future, regretting that in summer "the economic situation was known by the club, his position finally had less priority that, for example, the right side or the position of forward".

Wijnaldum, a very versatile midfield player

The FC Barcelona fixed in this midfield player of 29 years by the big experience purchased after a dilated career in which his provision have gone of less to more, with a big progression. In his starts, was a player of three chambers of field upwards, playing like mediapunta or extreme. With the years, his game went diversifying and now is a midfield player todoterreno effective in a lot of facets of the game.

Georginio Wijnaldum Is a footballer that has presence in the two areas, with a deployment that allows him help defensivamente but also arrive to the finish in offensive zone. Physically it is a portento, but also stands out technically so much by his good driving as by his reliability in the construction of the game. Without place to doubts, his arrival would contribute robustness and versatility to the centre of the field of the FC Barcelona.

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