Memphis Depay is now really facing a move to FC Barcelona. Diario Sport confirms this on Thursday. Negotiations for the Olympique Lyonnais striker and the Dutch national team are practically complete.
Memphis comes to Camp Nou with the intercession of Ronald Koeman. He had hoped for the 27-year-old’s arrival in the last two transfer windows, but Barcelona’s financial problems have put the business on hold. Now Memphis is available on a free transfer and Koeman is almost certain to remain as Barcelona coach.
Barcelona is expected to present the Memphis match early next week. It is not known when the orange star will be medically examined: national coach Frank de Boer did not give permission to Barcelona this week to examine Jorginho Wijnaldum during the training camp in Portugal.
Memphis signs for three seasons in Barcelona and gets According to the sport Reasonable salary. The former PSV Eindhoven and Manchester United player was very interested in signing his dream club. He would like to play again under Koeman, who considers him one of his most important mentors. He was reportedly contacted by Juventus, among others.
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