FC Barcelona actually has no money. This is now well known. Not just under Fans people are puzzled about how the club finances the top transfers, and there is also speculation in the football business. Bayern coach Julian Nagelsmann and recently Liverpool coach Jürgen Klopp said they didn't understand.
And yet the Spanish club continues to diligently look around the transfer market. The Catalans still have a professional in mind BVB . Die Zeitung ' Sport reports that the club are once again considering signing Thomas Meunier.
In winter, FC Barcelona already had the 30-year-old on their wish list. However, the Dortmund team did not agree to a transfer deal. This would have consisted of a loan with a subsequent purchase option.Thomas Meunier is in the sights of the Catalan club. Bild: imago-images / Revierfoto
Apparently, the Catalans have not given up. According to 'Sport', they want to put ten million on the table for Meunier. However, there is a problem with this. BVB want more for their right-back, 15 million euros. Barça could play into the cards that Thomas Meunier is probably not averse to a change.
However, FC Barcelona would first have to continue to find a new club for right-back Sergino Dest. The 21-year-old joined from Ajax Amsterdam in 2020 Spain . In the two years he has not been able to secure a regular place at Barça.
Appropriately, according to the Spanish newspaper 'AS', a German club has his eye on him: BVB. A swap deal between the two right-backs was not thrown into the room but could be an option should BVB actually decide to make a transfer.
A decision could still be a long time coming. According to 'Sport', FC Barcelona wants to clarify the question of the right-back when completing the squad.