Luis Henrique new “nugget” of Marseille, Suarez forgets Juve for Atlético or Todibo on the departure of Barça: find all the information of the transfer window football this Monday, September 21, 2020.
Barcelona: Suarez agrees with Atlético, but …
Juventus confirmed it yesterday, Luis Suarez will not be his recruit in attack. But the Uruguayan striker (33 years old) seems well on the way to a departure from FC Barcelona. Sports world reports that he has made an agreement with Atlético de Madrid to sign a two-year contract. Yes but here it is: he remains in Suarez a year on his lease at Barça, and he claims the payment of his big salary. Barca are said to be ready to negotiate and pay the difference based on their compensation at Atlético, but that’s not the only obstacle. The Catalan club are reportedly refusing to give it away for free to the Colchoneros, who are not too keen on paying a transfer fee. Finally, the arrival of Suarez will only be achievable if the departure of the Spanish striker Diego Costa (31 years old), which receives nearly 8M € / year, is well and truly recorded. And apart from an interest of Fenerbahce, the clubs do not jostle at the gate.
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Luis Henrique, the long-awaited striker arrives at OM
It is the soap opera of the end of the transfer window in Marseille. After his team’s draw against Lille (1-1), the coach André Villas-Boas had confirmed the arrival of a “small player of 18, 19, a nugget, as you often say, but I can not say who”. Foot Market announced that the player in question was that of Fluminense, Marcos Paul (21 years old). But according to RMC Sport, it is Luis Henrique, Botafogo striker who will turn 19 next December. He should commit for 5 years with OM, which could pay nearly 10M € for his arrival. Henrique would have already said goodbye to his teammates before taking the plane on Monday, for an arrival in Marseille on Tuesday evening.
Barcelona: Todibo on the start, Rennes on the lookout?
Sunday, The team revealed the choice of Jean-Clair Todibo to leave FC Barcelona. The French U20 defender and international (20 years old) was loaned to Schalke 04 last January, and grabbed some playing time despite physical problems. Barça would like to make a replacement behind Gerard Piqué and Clement Lenglet, but Todibo wants to play. The Catalan club was opening up to a departure for € 25m, after having recruited him for € 1m in Toulouse a year and a half ago. Ultimately, Barça would accept a loan. According to Foot Market, Stade Rennais, still looking for a central defender, would position themselves. However, the coach Julien Stephan confided in hoping for a “seasoned and experienced”, Sunday at the miro of the chain Telefoot. Napoli, Everton and Benfica have also reportedly contacted Barça for Todibo, under contract until June 2023.