BARÇA WILL HAVE TO WAIT FOR ANNOUNCEMENTS
Barça does not know with whom it should continue negotiating for Azpilicueta and Marcos Alonso
Published:22/06/2022 - 19:02h
Updated:22/06/2022 - 20:15h
Everything seemed on track with Azpilicueta and Marcos Alonso, especially with the latter. But recent moves in Chelsea's senior ranks could send negotiations for both players back to square one.
Marina Granovskaia, sportive director of Chelsea, will abandon the club when finalising the current market of signings, announced this Wednesday the English group. With this game, already would be the second exit of the English group in the last days, after Bruce Buckdejara the charge of president, that there was having from 2003, when Roman Abramovich bought the club, to turn into adviser.
As it explained Chelsea, Todd Boehly, current owner of the club, will replace like president to Buck and also to Granovskaiade temporary form until the group of Stamford Bridge find a substitute for the technical plot. Granovskaia, known like the right hand of Abramovich in Chelsea, will follow advising to the club to the end of the present market of signings.
The exit of the executive affects directly to the FC Barcelona, since it was the speaker with the Barcelona club in the negotiations by the signings of César Azpilicueta and Marcos Alonso. The team culé will have to now contact to see if Boehly assumes the role to continue with the folders half of Granovskaia or if by the contrary, establish another interim or definite speaker that occupy the place of which was the hand of right of Abramovich.
"We thank him Marina by his excellent years of service to the club and wish him the best in his next adventures", said Boehly in a communiqué. Granovskaia Arrived to London of the hand of Abramovich in 2003 and has commissioned to supervise the signings and agreements of the team from 2013, having a big reputation in the English group, and being one of the big managers of the 18 titles that Chelsea conquered during the period of Abramovich, including the two Glasses of Europe.
Market in London
The news arrives in the middle of a moved market of signings for the English, that will give gone out to Romelu Lukaku, arrived the season gone through 100 million pounds (120 million euros) and that has not finished to fit in the team of Thomas Tuchel. Besides, they need fichar to head offices motivated by the exits of Andrés Christensen, that will leave to the Barça and Antonio Rüdiger, already presented by the Real Madrid.