WITH TRINCAO, ANSU AND TRAORÉ
Jorge Mendes, key in three operations for Barcelona
Published:30/01/2022 - 08:59h
Updated:30/01/2022 - 08:59h
In recent months, Jorge Mendes has been involved in negotiations with Barça more than with Madrid. The transfer of Trincao, the renewal of Ansu and the agreement to bring Traoré back have shown it
Although Jorge Mendes, by his work beside Cristiano Ronaldo, is used to to be more associated to the Real Madrid, has had more approaches with the FC Barcelona in the last months. The most recent proof of this has been the signing of Adama Traoré, that supposes the third pact between the representative luso and the Catalan entity in the last semester.
The first of this series of movements was the one who carried to Francisco Trincao to the Wolverhampton. The Portuguese attacker finds in condition of loan in the English team after agreeing a cession that will be in force to the end of the season 2021-22. Once finalised this term, is possible that the Barça and Mendes have to converse again.
Later, both parts agreed the renewal of one of the greater promises of the Barcelona team: Ansu Fati. In October of the past year, the club announced the prolongation of the contractual bond of the Hispanic-guinean until the summer of 2027. Besides, the Barcelona him 'would tie' with a clause of rescission whose amount rises to the 1.000 million euros.
The last formality has carried to Adama Traoré again to the Barcelona team with the aim to reinforce the attack, a request expresses of the trainer Xavi Hernández, that has been attended by part of the directive. In spite of explaining already with several signings for this zone of the field, Joan Laporta left clear after the defeat in the semifinals of the Supercopa of Spain that it was necessary to add more attacker.
Another management Barça-Mendes
It is possible that the return of Adama was not the last negotiation between the club and Jorge Mendes, all time that the Portuguese also represents to other effective of the staff, as Alejandro Balde and Iñaki Crag. Besides, Mendes also represents to Grimaldo, whose name has sounded in the last weeks like possible Barcelona signing.