Barcelona have already beginning making ready for subsequent season, and a focus has turned to the free switch marketplace for the summer time of 2022, with quite a few bargains available, few extra impactful than Franck Kessie, who’s in line to strengthen the Blaugrana’s midfield.
Joan Laporta and the technical division hope to strengthen each one of many three areas on the pitch in the summertime, with Erling Haaland nonetheless seen as a goal for the assault, regardless of his astronomical price ticket.
Kessie has excelled since arriving at AC Milan from Atalanta, however will doubtless go away the Stadio San Siro on the finish of his contract on June 30.
Los Cules have been following the Ivorian for a while, and he’s additionally within the transfer, regardless of curiosity from Paris Saint-Germain and Liverpool.
In response to Transfermarkt, if Kessie was not obtainable on a free switch, his present market worth would sit at round 40 million euros, which might be a sizeable reinforcement to Barcelona‘s midfield.
Sergio Busquets cannot play eternally, and he turns 34 in June anyway, Xavi nonetheless has confidence within the veteran however is astute sufficient to know there must be a high-quality substitute, one thing which was by no means actually added when he himself departed the membership, and even when Andres Iniesta left for Japan.
Kessie, although, is extra of a box-to-box choice than the Spanish worldwide, and he has scored 5 objectives already this time period throughout each Serie A and the Champions League, and within the earlier yr he netted 14 objectives, which might add a special dimension to Xavi‘s workforce.