Nicolas Pépé, player of Lille


The crack that Barça wanted can end in United

Published:24/07/2019 - 22:35h

Updated:24/07/2019 - 22:35h

For many months, FC Barcelona followed the evolution of Nicolas Pépé, although finally its high price caused it to be ruled out

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After the desplante of Antoine Griezmann to the FC Barcelona the past summer, the technical office of the Barcelona club tracked the market of traspasos to find a forward that could improve the offensive plot, that had too much dependency in the goals of Leo Messi and Luis Suárez.

Finally, the French wanted to rectify and dress of Barcelona this same summer, what did that they braked all the possible alternative to his arrival. This included the one of Nicolas Pépé, leading that the past season shined in the Lille in the championship of Tie it 1 and that it was one of his maxima goleadores. In fact, it marked 23 goals and gave 12 assistances the past campaign.

During the last hours, the future of Nicolas Pépé is clarificando enough, since several sectors of the international press have informed of an offer of the Manchester United, that would be had to pay around 80 million euros to add him to his sportive project, that pretends to go back to plant to the 'network devils' between the biggest of Europe.

Even in an interview to 'The Voix du Nord', Gerard López, president of the Lille, ensured that the future of the extreme costamarfileño can change this same summer. "Nico could have gone the past summer. It is almost finished. There is big clubs and big offers by him, so I think that will go ", commented, probably referring to the pertinent offer of Old Trafford.

The true is that Nicolas Pépé, to his 24 years, is prepared to do the jump to a big of Europe. His speed, his skill, his desborde and his smell goleador turn him into a footballer with a wide catalogue of qualities that have seduced to big quantity of teams, included to the FC Barcelona in his moment. But it seems that it will finish being a 'red devil'.

Griezmann desactivó The rest of operations

Antoine Griezmann was finally the reinforcement chosen pro the FC Barcelona​ to reinforce the offensive zone. When it arrived the possibility of fichar to the footballer Frenchman, in the Camp Nou no thought it to him twice to the hour to go with everything to by him. Thus, operations like the ones of Luka Joivic, Maxi Gómez or the own Nicolas Pépé finish throwing for backwards.

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