Even if Barcelona’s financial conditions have not yet returned to normal, the Catalan club’s leaders are working behind the scenes to achieve a good summer transfer period. One of the names on the table is Joao Cancelo. The Portuguese full-back spent the second half of the season at Bayern Munich after losing his starting place at Manchester City. So the Portuguese, who was one of City Staines’ best players last season, asked to leave due to his lack of playing time in England and ended up joining the German club last January.
While we’ve known Barcelona have been interested in the Skyblues side for a few months now, Xavi confirmed it in an interview with Spanish media. Sports3 and leave by Mundo Deportivo He was a very real option for Barcelona during the previous transfer window. However, Manchester City refused to negotiate at the time, as revealed by the director of the Catalan club. “We wanted Cancelo in January. They offered it to us and we accepted it. In the end, they told us that Manchester City didn’t want to loan him to Barcelona.Said the Spanish tactician in particular.