Barcelona have released a statement thanking their players for accepting 70 per cent pay cuts to help the club out during the current coronavirus crisis.
Premier League clubs Manchester United and Leicester City are both monitoring Philippe Coutinho’s situation at Barcelona with another loan move expected.
Lionel Messi’s latest attack on the club adds to growing evidence of an increasing distance between the players and the board.
Barcelona women’s team have released a statement to confirm they did not refuse to help out with pay cuts and will also take salary reductions of 70 per cent.
Paris Saint-Germain defender Layvin Kurzawa has emerged as a possible option for Barcelona at left-back. He’s out of contract in the summer and will be a free agent.
Former Barcelona players Xavi, Carles Puyol and Samuel Eto’o have all applauded the first-team’s decision to take 70 per cent pay cuts and help out club employees financially.
Dutch side Ajax are battling it out with Barcelona and Real Madrid for Sao Paulo midfielder Igor Gomes who has already been dubbed the ‘new Kaka.’