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FC Barcelona News: 14 May 2021; Ronald Koeman meets with Joan Laporta, Haaland, Depay, Agüero latest

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When and where to watch Barça v Celta - FC Barcelona
Barça host Celta this Sunday (6.30pm CEST) in the last home game of the season and the penultimate fixture of the 2020/21 campaign.

Ronald Koeman's dinner with Joan Laporta lasted two-and-a-half hours - Football Espana
Barcelona president Joan Laporta held a summit with Koeman this Thursday at the Via Veneto restaurant in the city centre. Accompanied by his sports vice president, Rafa Yuste, the trio spent two-and-a-half hours there before emerging to a media scrum all smiles. The club have played down the importance of the meeting, arguing it was simply one of many the two have shared in the past two months.

Barcelona reach Ronald Koeman-dependent deal with Memphis Depay - Football Espana
Memphis is an express request of Koeman’s and a long-term target of Barcelona’s. They tried to sign him in the last two transfer windows only to be unsuccessful, but now that he’s available on a free transfer all that had to be negotiated was the player himself’s terms and conditions. Memphis wants to reunite with Koeman, whom he played for with the Dutch national team. To do that, he’s accepted a salary reduction.

Lionel Messi could go to the Copa America without signing new Barcelona deal - Football Espana
Lionel Messi’s contract renewal could be set to rumble on for some time according to Mundo Deportivo. Barcelona expect the Argentine to respond to the proposal on the table once the season ends on May 23rd, with the initial idea being that Messi collects half his fee for the next two years as a Barcelona player and makes up the difference in the three years he acts as an ambassador for the club while he plays in the United States.

Barcelona agree deal with Sergio Aguero for next season - SPORT
The green light has been given for Sergio Aguero’s arrival. Barcelona and his agent have agreed the basis of a deal for him to join the club from July 1. Kun will arrive for two seasons after a decade at Manchester City.

What do Barcelona players think of Ronald Koeman? - SPORT
Ronald Koeman’s future is in the air. Joan Laporta wants to meet the coach ahead of taking a decision over who will be in charge next season and, of course, the dressing room is talking about it.

Gerard Pique's warning to his team-mates in Levante clash - SPORT
The last train for La Liga left the station in Valencia and Barcelona didn’t get on. They drew 3-3 with Levante. In the game Gerard Pique tried to gee up his team-mates but it was not enough for the win.

The details of Barca's plan to sign Erling Haaland - SPORT
Barcelona will throw all they have at Erling Haaland to make him their big summer signing ahead of next season. The Blaugrana have designed the operation and are in permanent contact with his people to start attacking it in June.

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