Barcelona near Dembele on a brand new contract

Ousmane Dembele

Barcelona reached out to Ousmane Dembele over a brand new contract regardless of attempting to pressure him to stop in January.

The membership started contacting the representatives of the 24-year-old, Moussa Sissoko and Marco Lichtsteiner on Tuesday to suggest the resumption of negotiations.

They agreed to take heed to Barcelona’s supply, with talks anticipated to happen within the coming weeks.

It represented a significant turnaround after Barcelona tried to pressure the French winger out in January amid a stalemate over a suggestion that included an enormous pay minimize, made similtaneously the membership have been signing Ferran Torres from Manchester Metropolis.

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Gary Cottrell reviews that Ousmane Dembele is ready to remain at Barcelona regardless of belated curiosity from Chelsea.

However Dembele is now having fun with soccer once more underneath Xavi and has recorded a number of the finest offensive stats in Europe. He has one of the best assists per minute fee within the prime 5 leagues this season, probably the most assists in Europe because the begin of the 12 months, and the second most assists within the league all season.

Barcelona vice-president Rafa Yusti mentioned final week that “if Dembele continues to really feel comfy, we will meet his purchasers and he can keep”, along with his present deal expiring on June 30.

Barcelona present curiosity in Leeds winger Rafinha

Ravenha scores for Leeds from the penalty spot
Ravenha scores for Leeds from the penalty spot

Barcelona are hoping a powerful relationship with agent Ravenha Deco – their former participant – will assist persuade him to affix them for Premier League golf equipment.

President Joan Laporta, in an interview with a Catalan radio station rac 1 On Tuesday, the reviews have been confirmed by Sky Sports activities Information Relating to the membership’s relationship with Deco and their curiosity within the Leeds winger.

Laporta mentioned: “Ravenha is a good participant. We now have good reviews on him. Deco (his agent) has his work and offers us particulars so we do not make errors. In some instances it helped us loads.”

Talks have been underway between Leeds and Ravenha over a brand new contract since final 12 months, however he has but to signal the phrases supplied.

There was loads of curiosity in him from different Premier League groups in January however the transfer didn’t materialize.

His future is anticipated to be again on the agenda once more on the finish of the season no matter whether or not Leeds stays up or down.

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Marcelo Bielsa felt Leeds’ 2-1 win over Norwich was deserved and praised Ravenha for his particular high quality highlighted by his aim at Carrow Highway.

Ravenha’s present deal runs till 2024, so Barcelona must pay a switch charge to land him.

They count on to have a restricted pool of money accessible to them for some purchases this summer season, and hope it should add to avid gamers’ gross sales, after their slightly severe monetary plight has been eased considerably by a brand new sponsorship cope with Spotify.

Barcelona are hoping Ravenha’s score will drop if relegated, with Jesse Marsh’s facet deep within the battle, seven factors from the relegation zone with eight video games remaining, however having performed no less than a sport greater than these beneath them.

Barcelona will largely goal free transfers this summer season, and Sky Sports activities Information They’ve already reported an curiosity in signing Chelsea duo Andreas Christensen and Cesar Azpilicueta – each of whom are set to be free brokers in the summertime.

Barcelona have already agreed a pre-contract with Ivory Coast midfielder Frank Kessie to affix them from Milan, and have just lately registered their curiosity in Paulo Dybala now that he has determined to not renew his contract with Juventus.

Premier League golf equipment are watching Araújo and Javi Contract talks

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Jimmy Redknapp was brimming with superiority within the 17-year-old’s bid within the first half of Spain’s Nations League defeat to France.

Additionally it is mentioned that Premier League golf equipment are maintaining a tally of the continued contract disputes between Barcelona and tremendous expertise Ronald Araujo and Gavi.

Araujo’s present deal expires in 2024 and he’s at present one of many lowest paid gamers within the squad regardless of being established as a primary selection alongside Gerard Pique this season.

Barcelona are mentioned to have made a last ‘take it or depart it’ supply for the 23-year-old, which might triple his present B-level wage, however sources in Spain mentioned Sky Sports activities Information The Premier League golf equipment can be prepared to pay extra for him.

The 17-year-old midfielder, Jaffe has discovered himself in an identical state of affairs, with simply over two years remaining in his youth, and in a row over his first pro-deal on the membership.

Barcelona are mentioned to worth him as an academy graduate who just lately joined the primary group, however the participant feels he ought to be on par with the Spain worldwide, which he has been since his debut with Luis Enrique’s vibrant younger group final October.

Jaffe’s state of affairs can be mentioned to be intently monitored by prime golf equipment throughout Europe, together with from the Premier League, though it’s understood that Liverpool don’t have any plans to signal him regardless of reviews in Spain of their curiosity.

“We’re doing the whole lot we will to maintain Gavi and Araujo on the membership,” Barcelona vice-president Yuste mentioned this week. “I am optimistic. The gamers are blissful right here.”