The financial and sports crisis that the FC BarcelonaSince the beginning of the pandemic, it has begun to scare away players who until a few years ago would have pledged their souls in order to belong to the Barça squad. In the institution of Barcelona, the old thing is no longer paid and there is no security of arriving at the Camp Nou and fighting for all the titles. It is for those two reasons that one of the president’s goals Joan LaportaFor the winter transfer market, he has not hesitated to dissociate himself from any ‘Blaugrana’ interest in his services. It is about nothing less than Anthony Martial.
According to the English newspaper SKY Sports, the French forward of Manchester United, learned that It is one of Laporta’s plans To reinforce Barça’s downtrodden front, he has made it clear that among his plans is not to stop at the Camp Nou to continue his career.
It is true, Martial wants a change of scene in the January market as he is already tired of playing so little with Manchester United. However, the Frenchman prefers to sign for him Seville, whose sports director, Monchi, has managed to convince him to play at the Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán stadium.
According to the aforementioned source, the Frenchman understands that with the Sevilla shirt he would be indisputable, something of which he is not so sure if he ends up signing for Barcelona. The only thing that the former AS Monaco is clear about is that he will change teams in the first days of 2022.
A few days ago, his agent was blunt about the options to leave. “You just need to play. He doesn’t want to be here in January and we’ll talk to the club soon “the Frenchman’s agent, Philippe Lamboley, told SKY Sports News. “Anthony wishes he could leave the club in January”the agent insisted.
Recall that Anthony Martial came to Manchester United in 2015 for 60 million euros from the Principality team. In 268 games with the ‘Red Devils’, among all competitions, Massy’s team scored 79 goals and provided 42 assists.
Martial can play both as a winger, as a midfielder or even as a false nine, which makes him a very versatile player, as well as having a great capacity for overflow and good success in front of goal. Characteristics that clubs like Seville or Barcelona are looking for.
Signing in sight
In line with the interest in Martial, it should be noted that a few weeks ago, the top brass of Barcelona confirmed the arrival of a new attacker at the Camp Nou. In the coffers of the Catalan club there are 20 million euros that will be used for an infernal reinforcement. French is on the list, but he is not the only one.
In recent days, Ferrán Torres and Raheem Sterling have also sounded like reinforcements for Barcelona, but Manchester City would put obstacles to prevent their exits. For now valued the young Spanish striker at 80 million euros, unattainable figure for the Catalans.
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