Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman is keen to bring in a new midfielder during the summer transfer window, Sports World claims.
Blaugrana has been active in market transfer This summer, they have already signed Sergio Aguero, Eric Garcia and Emerson Royal.
The club also agreed a deal with long-term target Memphis Depay, and An announcement could reportedly be made this week.
It is now alleged that Koeman is determined to appoint a new midfielder despite the huge number of options within the first-team squad.
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The Blaugrana had chosen Sergei Busquets, Frenkie de Jong, Miralem Pjanic, Ricky Puig and Alex Moriba as midfield choice last season.
Carlos Alena will be another player at the manager’s disposal after his temporary tenure league Getafe Club.
However, doubts remain about the future of Pjanic, Moreba and Alina. All of them have been linked to potential summer exits.
Meanwhile, Busquets is no longer at the height of his career, and Koeman may want a strong rival to the Spaniard in the middle of the park.
It was an open secret that the Blaugrana wanted to sign Jorginho Wijnaldum before He was lured to Paris Saint-Germain at higher wages.
The club balances other midfield goals. Roma captain Lorenzo Pellegrini recently appeared on their radar.
Pellegrini has a full €30m buyout clause in his contract. Atalanta To sign him because they have the first option of about 20 million euros.
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