Barcelona fans are anticipating the summer transfer period 2022, after the great revolution carried out by the “Balugrana” during the last winter transfer period, following the huge financial crisis that Joan Laporta’s administration tried to deal with in various ways.
And after Barcelona lost the services of its historical star Lionel Messi last summer after the failure to renew his contract due to the economic situation, while he was forced to abandon a number of young players, whether on loan or sale to improve his budget.
Despite the financial crisis and debts that Barcelona suffers from, it managed to conclude more than one deal, beginning with the inclusion of Frank Kissier and Andreas Christensen, then the Brazilian Rafinha, the Polish Robert Lewandowski, and finally the French defender Jules Conde.
While the 2022 winter transfer period witnessed great activity from the Catalan club, starting with the restoration of Dani Alves on a free transfer, in addition to the inclusion of Ferran Torres from Manchester City, Adama Traore from Wolverhampton on loan, and Gabonese Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang on a free transfer.
Transfer Market: European club deals in Mercato summer 2021
In this topic, we review together the latest news about Barcelona’s moves in the Mercato and preparations for the next season.
Barcelona news today, Sunday, August 14, 2022:
- Chelsea interested in signing Aubameyang
- Pique’s exit from Xavi’s accounts
- Juventus prepares to finalize Depay deal
- Bernardo Silva hints at his departure from Manchester City with a farewell message
Chelsea interested in signing Aubameyang
Press reports revealed that Chelsea wanted to sign Pere Aubameyang, a Barcelona player, during the current summer transfer period.
According to the newspaper “Mundo Deportivo”, Barcelona will agree to the departure of the Gabonese striker if he receives an offer of more than 20 million euros, especially as the administration is looking for a way to provide financial liquidity to the club.
Pique’s exit from Xavi’s accounts
Press reports confirmed the departure of Gerard Pique, the Barcelona player, from the accounts of Xavi Hernandez, the coach of the Catalan team.
And according to the newspaper “Sport”, Pique became the fifth defender of Xavi, in the team, after Jules Conde, Eric Garcia, Ronald Arrajo, Christensen, and his basic participation with the Blaugrana will be reduced.
Juventus prepares to finalize Depay deal
According to press reports, Juventus is close to resolving the Memphis Depay deal, from Barcelona, during the coming period.
According to the newspaper, “Mundo Deportivo”, the Italian team is putting the final touches on the Depay deal, which is expected to be officially announced next week.
Bernardo Silva hints at his departure from Manchester City with a farewell message
Bernardo Silva, Manchester City player, has raised speculation about his future with his team, and the possibility of him joining Barcelona, during the current transfer period, after the message he posted on his personal account on Twitter, which some considered a farewell to the English team.
Silva wrote on his account: “Great performance from the team and a great atmosphere! I would also like to thank everyone on the pitch for those beautiful moments of love and support you guys showed me.”