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The Barça 2019-20 throws to walk: they Start the key meetings to schedule signings

Published:4/06/2019 - 01:26h

Updated:4/06/2019 - 01:26h

The last weeks have been very agitated in the FC Barcelona, that confronts to a very important summer. In some days will start several key meetings for the planning of the next season, in which they will evaluate high, low and the situation of the canteranos

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The end of season of the FC Barcelona has been bitter, but there is not time to regret and already throws the sight to the future. The campaign 2018-19 already is history and in the sight has situated the 2019-20, that will begin to define in several decisive meetings between the managers of the sportive area of the Barcelona entity.

'Sportive world' has announced that this week will give the starting signal to the planning of the culés, in diverse meetings to which would assist figures like the mánager general Pep Safe and the technical secretaries Éric Abidal and Ramón Plans, and in which, in spite of not explaining presencialmente with Ernesto Valverde, would keep him informed through continuous queries, to ensure that all row in the same direction.

After putting end to the rumours on the bench, keep the initial priorities, that divide in high, low and decisions on the canteranos, a plot that in spite of not depending exclusively of the first team is closely tied to his intentions. The market of signings opens the day 1 July, and to day of today there is a lot of pending work to reform the staff.

The pending decisions in the planning of the FC Barcelona 2019-20


In the wintry window confirmed the incorporation of Frenkie of Jong, but there is some more in the inkwell that touches to finish. In the diary keep names like the one of Matthijs of Ligt, and when on 1 July his clause go down to 120 million euros it will be necessary to have a fimbriated strategy in case that finally consensúe the offensive by Antoine Griezmann. The French would not be a priori the '9' elected, and value the candidature of Rodrigo Moreno and some arietes more. Between the priorities also is a left side that it could be Filipe Luis or Junior Firpo, and when it arrive the moment it will be necessary to attack the contracting of a goalkeeper to cover the vacancy of Jasper Cillessen, that could be for Iñaki Crag.


The operation gone out will be one of the big challenges in the summer of the Barça, since engloba situations very distinct and several common aims: it Touches to improve the level of the changing room and recover income to balance the costs. More alla of clear operations like which will certify the goodbye of the yielded Jeison Murillo and Kevin-Prince Boateng and Thomas Vermaelen that finish agreement, it will be necessary to attain a just price by the yielded that they do not explain, as André Gomes, Denis Suárez or a stray case as it Burn Turan. Besides, stars like Ivan Rakitic or Samuel Umtiti have to resolve his future, it is necessary to look for team for Jasper Cillessen and value the continuity of footballers like Philippe Coutinho, Malcom and Rafinha Alcántara. Nélson Semedo Is marked like untransferable, and Ousmane Dembélé is difficult that leave . The permanence of Jean-Clair Todibo could depend of the success of the negotiations with Matthijs of Ligt, that could push to the Frenchman to a cession.


The quarry also will have an important leadership in the Barça 2019-20, and touches to choose between promotions and cessions. Some youngsters, as Marc Cucurella, aim to a traspaso with option of repurchase, an alternative that also studies with Juan Miranda for which also could propose a loan. The list of names is interminable and could finish to analyse in the pre-season, in which Ernesto Valverde could define entirely his intentions with the youngsters of the filial. Abel Ruiz, Oriol Busquets, Carles Pérez, Riqui Puig or Moussa Wagué, among others, have showed along the course, and it is necessary reflexionar on if the minutes and trainings that will enjoy with the 'greater' are sufficient or is better to examine them in another team that allow them play more.

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