THE '9' WANTS TO BE A PROTAGONIST
Memphis Depay, with his 'eye' on the team's renewals
Published:28/06/2022 - 17:31h
Updated:28/06/2022 - 18:19h
Despite the fact that Memphis Depay's wish is to continue at Barça, he is also considering the option of 'changing the scene' in case his continuity is greatly affected
To two days that the market of signings open his doors, the FC Barcelona is resolving the last contractual fringes with some players of the first team. Although the renewals of Gavi and Ousmane Dembélé are those that occupy cover them of the newspapers, the situation of Memphis Depay also is a subject to observe by the sportive direction.
The Dutch has agreement until 2023 and the club has to confront the crossing to offer him a new agreement or sell him in this window estival to warn that it leave free the next year. The forward wishes to be leading this campaign but also recognises that the club has a 'overbooking' of attackers, in which Pierre Emerick Aubameyang and Ferran Torres have been above him in the alignments.
Besides, the main aim of the entity in these weeks is to concretise the incorporation of Robert Lewandowski, another artilleryman that could affect the minutes of Memphis and send him to the ostracism of the bench, as it occurred with Martin Braithwaite after surpassing injury femoropatelar in his left knee. Finally, also it is Ansu Fati like another 'threat' for the Dutch, although all will be marked by as it go progressing his physical recovery.
Xavi wants him in the team
Xavi Hernández trusts his capacity goleadora and expects to have he in the pre-season, as long as it do not arrive a millionaire offer that change the planning of the technician. While the ex Olympique Lyon is on holiday in Ghana, keeps attentive to what occur with his mates, because if 'Dembouz' finish 'changing of airs' and Ansu takes more than the expected, the figure of the '9' could earn strength, especially in the first-half of the course.
In a marked year by the World-wide of Catar. What less wishes the 'killer' is that his rhythm of game see diminished in the first months of the season. By the same situation happens Frenkie of Jong, the one who is in the ramp of exit and only wants to have stability to arrive to tope to the concentration of the 'orange mechanical' in November.