Ivan Rakitic’s future at Barcelona remains complicated. The club have received big offers, but the Croatian wants to return to Sevilla, who may struggle to meet the asking price.
Kylian Mbappe and Neymar are both expected to stay at PSG this year. French newspaper L’Equipe report they club are convinced Mbappe will stay and hope Neymar does too.
Barcelona have reportedly offered Lautaro Martinez a deal worth €10m a season. The club also want to include Junior Firpo or Nelson Semedo in the deal but Inter aren’t keen.
Brazil legend Zico says that Neymar lacks the work ethic and professionalism of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo and is distracted from football too easily.
Barcelona’s request to furlough staff due to the coronavirus by applying for ERTEs (Expediente Regulador Temporal de Empleo) has been authorised by the government.
Barcelona are not the only team interested in signing AC Milan defender Alessio Romagnoli. Lazio are also keen and have been in touch with his agent Mino Raiola.
Barcelona’s assistant coach Eder Sarabia has revealed he kept Fabian Ruiz’s shirt after the club’s Champions League clash with Napoli.