Roberto Firmino, during a training with the Liverpool


Luxury substitute: Firmino knocks on Barça's door to arrive free

Published:10/03/2023 - 20:26h

Updated:10/03/2023 - 20:26h

Despite having already entered what will be his last 4 or 5 years of career, the option of obtaining Roberto Firmino 'for free' is a possibility that Barça must consider, even more so if the player himself puts it on the table.

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Roberto Firmino will remain free the next 30 June and has taken the decision of not being still in the Liverpool the next season. The Brazilian already has communicated it to him personally to Jürgen Klopp and has informed to the club of his exit next summer, in which it could arrive 'free' to any club, and one of the main destinations could be the FC Barcelona.

The forward of 31 years has given by finished his stage in Anfield, something that has confirmed the own German technician when declaring that it has "surprised him a bit his decision, but respect it", and the Barcelona team seems him a good place for a change of airs. In fact 'Onefootball' has informed this Friday that Firmino has offered to the Barça, understanding that in the Camp Nou are in search of forwards.

It resembles what looks for the club

For anybody is a secret the complicated that is economy culé, by what a signing to cost zero of a player contrasted like the Brazilian can result very interesting for the Barça. In the meantime the Catalan club follows very atentamenta the market, while it expects a confirmation of if LaLiga allows them inscribe new players, because of his exceeded mass salarial.

The good experience of the past summer with free players like Christensen and Kessié, do that Firmino win chevrons in this sense, although his age and profile of forward less goleador, do not turn it into a definite option. The Barça also has in folder to another Brazilian, Vitor Roque, that although yes it will cost a traspaso, is beginning his career and could adapt much better.

Some things in favour

The advantage for Firmino is in fitting in this profile of leading 'low cost' so that Robert Lewandowski have option of spare and competition in the position of leading centre. His quality is unquestionable and his technician inside and out of the area surely could seduce to a technical body that has asked yes or yes for the following course a new forward.

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