RONALD KOEMAN has begged Barcelona for a striker within the January switch window.
Lyon ahead Memphis Depay is a goal who might contribute up prime and the Catalans are additionally stated to be eager on Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum.
Ronald Koeman has urged Barcelona to purchase a striker in JanuaryCredit score: Getty Photographs – Getty
Barca are already struggling in LaLiga this season.
The Catalans sit fifth after 16 video games performed and are already ten factors behind leaders Atletico who’ve performed a sport much less.
Koeman’s facet narrowly beat backside place Huesca 1-0 on Sunday, and after the sport the Dutchman despatched a robust message to Barca’s board about his January switch wishes.
Requested concerning the membership’s switch plans this month, the previous Everton man stated: “It’s not essential to repeat.
“We’ve stated a number of occasions that we’re lacking somebody up entrance to attain extra targets.”
Lyon ace Depay was closely linked with a transfer to the Nou Camp on the finish of final season and is claimed to be their prime goal once more this month.
Depay is within the remaining yr of his contract and could be available for just £4.5million.
He was a prime goal for Koeman in the summertime however the cash-strapped membership couldn’t meet Lyon’s calls for.
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Liverpool’s Gini Wijnaldum can also be a Barca goalCredit score: Getty Photographs – Getty
Lyon’s Memphis Depay stays prime of their listing after final summer season’s pursuitCredit score: Rex Options
However the Dutchman’s electrical kind – eight targets in 17 appearances this season – and new bargain price tag has also alerted Juventus.
Wijnaldum is Barca’s No 2 goal after Depay, in response to Sky Sports News.
And Manchester Metropolis’s Eric Garcia has reportedly agreed personal terms on a five-year deal which might undergo this month.
Nevertheless, none of those offers are more likely to undergo till Barca’s presidential elections have been concluded on January 24.