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Refusal to PSG: Semedo is untransferable
Published:14/08/2019 - 08:27h
Updated:14/08/2019 - 12:15h
FC Barcelona and PSG had a meeting to unlock negotiations for the signing of Neymar. The Gauls wanted Semedo, but the Catalans refused
Paris Saint-Germain did not deny to receive to the FC Barcelona to treat the subject on the traspaso of Neymar, but the conditions imposed by the French tol FC Barcelona, especially in the starts of the meeting, were very hard and, why not to say it, even surrealist.
In fact, variso sectors of the press ensure that, in spite of that the FC Barcelona had offered 80 million euros more the traspaso of Coutinho, the French asked 100 'kilos', Coutinho, Nélson Semedo and the cession of a third footballer. Of course, the contraoferta of the Parisians was refused flatly by the culés.
Especially cutting would have been the Barcelona club about the possibility to include to the Portuguese side, a footballer considered indispensable of face to the next seasons. Nélson Semedo Will initiate his third season like Barcelona, that has to be the one of his definite settlement in the eleven headline of Ernesto Valverde.
Until the moment, the luso had shared the place with Sergi Roberto, but now the idea of the Txingurri is clear: the Catalan explains like midfield player and the Portuguese will be the first option for the right lane of the defence. Of course, the Barça does not have intention any to leave limping a position to reinforce another that is entirely cover.
Nélson Semedo, great projection
Nélson Semedo is 25 years old and will fulfil the 26 the next month of November. Of him it expects that it was an important player during several years and the true is that conditions do not are missing him. We are speaking of a fast side, powerful and technician, that is effective in defence by his physical and efficient conditions in attack for having big technical qualities.
In fact, the past season, in parties in which the Barça seemed atascado, the arrivals from second line of Semedo were very productive to surprise to the rival. Besides, has a big connection with players like Ousmane Dembélé or Leo Messi, those that are used to to occupy the right axis of the attack. The culés have it clear: Semedo does not touch , not even to bring to Neymar.