Memphis Depay, during a party of Holland


Memphis Depay pronounces on his frustrated signing for FC Barcelona

Published:8/10/2020 - 00:48h

Updated:8/10/2020 - 13:16h

The FC Barcelona pretended to incorporate to Memphis Depay, but the 'fair play' financial did not allow it. The Dutch forward pronounced on this

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Memphis Depay Is the futblista that Ronald Koeman asked to the directive of the FC Barcelona for apuntalar the position of leading centre after communicating him to Luis Suárez that it did not have he. The international Dutch, that finishes agreement with the Olympique of Lyon in June of this next 2021, supposed a big opportunity of market and showed had to dress of Barcelona, but finally the operation fell through .

To incorporate to Memphis Depay, the FC Barcelona needed to free mass salarial of the staff, since all the clubs are subject to the rule of the 'fair play' financial. Purportedly, the Dutch forward had exceeded the limit by what, to concretise his arrival, was necessary to rid of an important index card. The sacrificed had to be Ousmane Dembélé, that was near of the Manchester United but that finally threw for backwards the operation.

All the 'hat-tricks' of Depay in the Lyon

After the closing of the market of signings, Ronald Koeman and the FC Barcelona had to resignarse to lose to the footballer whereas the own Memphis Depay regretted to have not been able to fulfil the dream to play in the Camp Nou being, besides, an important piece that had arrived on request of the trainer. This Wednesday, has spoken for the first time since it frustrated his arrival.

It has done it through US, the Dutch public television, in which desveló that it was to a step to sign by the FC Barcelona but that finally the rule prevented that it closed the operation. "I was quite near", it admitted on his signing by the team culé, adding that "we do not need to go in in all the details, but there were some rules that unfortunately prevented it".

Memphis Depay, that to day of today finds concentrated with the Dutch selection, no descarta a new attempt of the FC Barcelona for ficharle. "Now I centre me in the Olympique of Lyon and want to go back to be important there. Afterwards we will see how they go the things afterwards. If I do the mine, is possible that the interest follow here. Only I have to activate the switch now", sentenced.

A new opportunity

Memphis Depay Has agreement with the Olympique of Lyon until the next month of June, by what the market of traspasos wintry will be the last opportunity of the French team to take out economic performance of the sale of the international Dutch. To risk to lose him free, could accept a new offer of the FC Barcelona in January, in case that Ronald Koeman follow considering prioritaria his incorporation.

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