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Barça's favorite to reinforce the left back

Published:22/03/2020 - 22:30h

Updated:22/03/2020 - 22:30h

The performance of Junior Firpo has not finish to convince and the Barça looks for left side. Alex Telles, of the port wine, would be one of which more likes

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In summer of 2018, Lucas Digne was traspasado to the Everton by wish express of the own footballer, that did not conform with being the acting usual of Jordi Alba in the FC Barcelona. The club decided not making any signing to cover the drop of the French and opted for trusting Juan Miranda, of the filial, like alternative to the of L'Hospitalet in this left-handed lane.

The problem was that the canterano did not finish to convince to play in the first team since, with the 19 years that had then, seemed too green to play to the maximum level. Thus, the Barcelona sportive direction attended to the market and bet by Junior Firpo, that arrived pertinent of the Real Betis in return of 18 million fixed euros more other 12 in variables.

But the Hispanic-dominican neither has worked him to the Barça. The expectations that had put in him after arriving pertinent of the Betis were high by the big campaign that had made, but seems that the pressure did mella in him when it arrived to the Camp Nou. As Barcelona, Junior Firpo has showed fragil in defence and shy in attack, a cocktail that has done again react to the sportive direction.

Of face to the next summer, the technical office headed by Éric Abidal will move to bring to another left side, since it seems that the Hispanic-dominican does not explain and contemplates his possible exit. According to the informations published by the newspaper Sport this Sunday, the big favourite of the FC Barcelona to reinforce the left side in summer is Alex Telles, of the Port wine.

The Brazilian is making a big season in the Portuguese group and likes a lot by the versatility that shows. It treats of a fast footballer and that has a very debugged technician, something that helps him a lot in his incursions in attack from the left-handed lane. It treats of a player that combines well, that has a glove in the left-handed to put centres and that possesses a powerful shot from the long distance.

His clause, of 40 'kilos'

Alex Telles is 27 years old and a clause of rescission of 40 million euros. This yes, it is necessary to add that it finishes agreement in 2021 and that, by the moment, has refused all the offers of renewal of the Portuguese club. Thus, the Port wine could see forced to sell to the Brazilian side this summer, to avoid the risk to lose him without seeing neither an alone euro by him a year later.

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