Barcelona face the possibility of a shortage of personnel for the crucial summer transfer window.
The Catalan giants are preparing to win the La Liga title with a win over rivals Espanyol on May 14. They are 13 points ahead of second-placed Atletico Madrid and will be crowned champions if they win, regardless of Atletico. how to defeat Elche.
But in the long run, director of football Mateu Alemany will leave this summer, ending his contract at the end of June. There is an informal agreement that he will end the transfer window with the club, but he will not be legally obligated to do so.
Meanwhile, Deco seems to be the most likely to join the club, though possibly in a different role. The Brazilian spy has a close relationship with President Joan Laporta.
And follow MDHowever, he wanted to delay his arrival until September. Among the reasons given was that Deco wanted time to move his family from Sao Paulo to Barcelona, and disrespecting the fact that Alemany and Jordi Cruyff have been working on this window for months.
In addition, he wants to continue to be Raphinha’s agent for the rest of the summer. The Brazilian winger has performed quite well in his first season at the Camp Nou, but there are suggestions he could leave.
Skepticism suggests that perhaps Deco is waiting for Barcelona to make Raphinha offers this summer, and is keen not to miss out on a sizable commission. The former Barcelona midfielder is said to have received a large commission when Raphinha arrived at the club last summer.