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The 17-year-old Ecuadorian 'pearl' who loves Barça

Published:25/10/2019 - 15:07h

Updated:25/10/2019 - 16:40h

FC Barcelona is aware that it needs youth in the team to ensure that the squad will have long-distance players. Johan Mina like

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During the last years, the tendency in the market of signings is changing. The FC Barcelona has clear that the option to reinforce with young promises can be an important investment of future. Fichar To stars consecrated is increasingly complicated because of the inflation of the prices and bet by players more viable is an alternative that contemplates .

In this case, Sudamérica has been during a lot of years the cradle of big players. Thus, the FC Barcelona is making follow-up to many young footballers that could interest of face the future, so much to reinforce the first team as to do it with the filial, with projection to finish them drafting in the first staff.

In this sense, according to the informations published by Sport, the championship Sudamericano Sub-17 is being followed closely by part of the technical office and there is a footballer that has turned into Barcelona aim. It treats of Johan Mina, a promising midfield player of 17 years that is shining and leading the offensive game of the selection of Ecuador.

We are speaking of a footballer very well technically, that stands out by his good condcciones of balloon, his creativity and his smell of goal incorporating to the area from second line. To day of today, his club is the Emelec, that already is treating to close his renewal before it reach the majority of age in February and remain freed of the rule of the FIFA to change of airs.

Nevertheless, it will not be easy for the FC Barcelona close his incorporation, since his big performances have not happened unobserved for other big teams of Europe. In fact, Klinton Tenorio, representative of Johan Mina, confirmed in a recent interview in Ecuador that Chelsea already asked after his situation and interested by his signing.

The strategy of fichar to young promises

Because of the inflation of the market, big teams like the FC Barcelona or the Real Madrid are opting lately for betting by young promises that despunten in teams more modest and that they can finish turning into cracks in a future. The whites have bet by footballers like Vinícius, Rodrygo or Kubo, whereas the culés have done it with Ronald Araújo, Pedri or Wagué.

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