Memphis Depay, during a training with the Olympique of Lyon


Depay admits that can sign for the Barça: "I know that there is interest"

Published:8/09/2020 - 12:05h

Updated:14/09/2020 - 09:44h

Memphis Depay is now in the 'pole position' to reinforce the forward of the FC Barcelona, and already recognises that knows the "interest" of the group culé, although he can't confirm at all yet

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Given the complicated that is the signing of Lautaro Martínez by the FC Barcelona, had to partly to the high price that asks the Inter of Milan in return to give off of his services, in the offices of the Camp Nou looked for alternatives to reinforce the forward and Ronald Koeman contributed a name: Memphis Depay. The Dutch of 26 years has gone out these last years with the Olympique of Lyon, and is had to step more in his career.

After the commitment of this past Monday against the selection of Italy, the own Memphis Depay recognised that it knows of the interest of the FC Barcelona in ficharle, although for now it can not confirm which sucederá with his immediate future. "We go to expect to see what sucede... I will speak with the Olympique of Lyon. I know that there is interest, but can not say much more, mainly because I neither have spoken a lot with my agent", commented the forward of the Lyon in statements conceded to the television chain 'US'.

"We go to expect to see what sucede... I will speak with the Olympique of Lyon. I know that there is interest, but can not say much more"

The French group would have priced to Depay in 30 million euros, and the FC Barcelona would be treating of abaratar the operation with the possible inclusion of Samuel Umtiti, descartado by Ronald Koeman and that arrived to the Camp Nou in 2016 pertinent precisely of this club.

Depay, although has very good poster mediático in the European panorama, finishes agreement next summer with the Lyon and the Barcelona club gives him a value of 20-25 million euros. The culés do not want to pay besides a so high price, and the presence of Umtiti in the operation could result key so that the arks culés hardly have to disburse money in return of the Dutch footballer.

If it arrives motivated, Depay can be a big signing

The question is that in favour that there is green light plays the fact that Depay is loved with the interest of the Barça. It likes him the idea to go back to recalar in a big club of Europe after his step frustrated by the Manchester United, where never adapted . It thinks that in the Camp Nou will be able to triumph after having evolved notably in the last three years and half that has happened in France.

reencontrará Besides with the technician that gave him visibility in the selection of Holland and attained to take out there his best performance, Ronald Koeman that it wants to take him out juice now with the Barcelona T-shirt. If it arrives enchufado and with win to eat the world, Depay can be to his 26 years a 'fichajazo' for the Barça. It will be missing to know, this yes, to which price.


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