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Barcelona rumors: Griezmann one of five to arrive, Coutinho one of 10 leave

It could be a busy summer at the Camp Nou

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The rumors concerning a summer clear-out at Barcelona keep coming with Mundo Deportivo having a couple of interesting reports on Sunday.

The Catalan newspaper remain convinced Barcelona are going to bring in up to five players during the summer transfer window in a bid to boost the squad.

They report that Barcelona want to bring in Antoine Griezmann, Matthijs de Ligt, a left-back, a replacement for Jasper Cillessen and either Neymar or a ‘No 9’ this summer.

Griezmann seems like he is coming, De Ligt and Neymar are more difficult, while the club are reportedly considering Junior Firpo and Filipe Luis as their left-back options.

As for goalkeepers, well there is a bit of talk about Pau López, but Barcelona B stopper Inaki Pena could also be promoted, which seems a remarkably good idea.

As for outgoings, well Mundo Deportivo reckon that as many as 10 Barcelona players are going to be shown the exit door.

The list is as follows: Philippe Coutinho, Cillessen, Ivan Rakitic, Nelson Semedo, Malcom, Denis Suarez, Rafinha, Andre Gomes, Marc Cucurella and Sergi Palencia.

Sport also get in on the act when it comes to players departing. They are reporting that Barca want to raise €65 million in two weeks to balance the books.

That apparently means selling off Cillessen, Denis Suárez, Andre Gomes, Cucurella, Rafinha, Sergi Palencia and Adrian Ortola.

All of which would make for a chaotic, dramatic and pretty crazy transfer window for Barcelona. They may also need to get a move on as pre-season begins in less than month.

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