Nelson Semedo, during a party with the selection of Portugal


The secrets of the interest of the Barça in the signing of Semedo

Published:13/07/2017 - 20:21h

Updated:13/07/2017 - 22:20h

The interest of the FC Barcelona in Nelson Semedo is not new, but it bases in months of observation and analysis of his conditions. The past month of May the Barça already asked after he, and went back to do it in June. Now, in July, can close the signing

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The FC Barcelona is tightening now to do with the signing of Nelson Semedo the before possible and avoid so Juventus and Manchester United entrometan in the negotiations with the Benfica. The Barcelona club keeps a big relation with the Benfica after the sale by 1 million of euros of Alex Grimaldo recently more than a year, a footballer that has revalorizado and now has a value of market very upper.

It is thus that directors of both entities have seen lately to exchange opinions and speak on some interesting players for a club and another. Nelson Semedo is in the actuality the right side headline of the club lisboeta and, to his 23 years, has of a conclusive physicist that offers power, an enormous deployment and also a good technical capacity to attack and defend with security.

The president of the Benfica, Luis Filipe Scallop, was present in the City Condal at the beginning of May and gathered with Robert Fernández; a summit in which it spoke of Nelson Semedo, without arriving then to any conclusion on the future of the player.

The name of the Portuguese also went back to appear on the table when the agent Jorge Mendes was in Barcelona the past 20 June, gathering with several directors and executives of the FC Barcelona with reason of the offers that had on the table André Gomes, as well as of other players to which the Barcelona would be looking for gone out in the market of signings.

Nelson Semedo, followed closely from does months

It spoke also of Joao Cancel (Valencia) and of Nelson Semedo (Benfica), also without arriving to at all. And it is that the FC Barcelona handles very good reports on the footballer from does months, having witnessed in direct parties in which the Portuguese side has dazzled.

The service of "scouting" has been attentive to his progression, and now so only is missing to close the circle of work reflecting his signing and reinforcing the right band of the defence of the FC Barcelona. It will be able to do? What is clear is that the Benfica will not conform with little.

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