Under contract until June 30, 2023, Youri Tielemans would be followed by FC Barcelona and several other European teams. Asked about his future, the Belgian international opened the door to a departure from Leicester.
While he performs well with Leicester, Youri Tielemans would have caught the eye of FC Barcelona. According to the latest information from Mundo Deportivo, the profile of the Belgian midfielder would particularly appeal to the club led by Ronald Koeman. However, Barça would be far from alone on this issue, since Real Madrid, Manchester United and Liverpool </strong > would also pinch for Youri Tielemans. But what is the player’s position?
“I want to keep as many options open as possible”
In an interview with Sky Sports, Youri Tielemans explained that he was open to all scenarios as to its future. “There is nothing new (regarding my contract extension with Leicester). I am open to everything. The transfer market just closed, but I want to keep as many options open as possible. As long as I’m here, I’ll give my all for the club. My contractual situation is something normal in football. There are discussions. I’m not saying I’m going to sign and I’m not saying I’m not going to sign either, “said the Leicester midfielder.