It occurred through the dinner in Barcelona with the brand new proprietor of the English membership, however Barça has not but panicked
Barça are aiming to signal Chelsea’s two full-backs, Marcos Alonso and Azpilicueta, to finish the squad. The membership is hoping to proceed negotiations this week, however it hasn’t been straightforward. In early July, Chelsea requested for € 25m to free the 2 gamers, through the go to to Barcelona of the brand new proprietor of the London membership, Todd Boehly. It is vitally unlikely that Barça pays that a lot for 2 gamers who each need to come and who each have just one 12 months on their contract.
Chelsea have all the time been open to negotiations, even when they needed to impose their situations. In the meantime, Barça stored the 2 gamers busy to stop them from speaking to the opposite groups. Each Azpilicueta and Marcos Alonso have achieved rather a lot to attempt to signal for Barça and the membership can be clear that they are going to make each effort.
Ideally, Barça want to undertake the 2 operations individually, whereas Chelsea have gone too far to verify they’ve signed their substitutes earlier than letting them go away. Marcos Alonso now has a potential alternative for Cucurella and Chelsea are actually trying to signal Fofana to complete fortifying their protection. Extra information ought to arrive within the subsequent few days, however Barça plans to pay lower than 10 million euros for every of them. Tuchel will permit the departure on the request of the identical gamers.