Posted on December 1, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. by BC
While his departure from FC Barcelona is still hoped for, Philippe Coutinho would not have planned to pack his bags next January, which could then stifle Xavi's plans.
New coach of FC Barcelona , Xavi quickly indicated to his locker room that all the players were leaving on a footing. equality, enough to allow some undesirable to revive among the blaugrana. “He is a player who can play in several positions. He must regain his confidence, explained in particular the coach of Barça about Philippe Coutinho . He is a player who can be very important for the team, for the club. He must find himself. He has an innate talent. He will have opportunities because he is a player that I personally appreciate. If all goes well, he will have minutes. “However, FC Barcelona would always intend to separate from Philippe Coutinho , who has never managed to win since his arrival in January 2018. The Catalan press recently announced that Joan Laporta wanted to find a way out internationally Brazilian to replenish the coffers and reduce the payroll, or quite simply include it in an operation allowing the arrival of Ferran Torres (Manchester City) or Edinson Cavani (Manchester United), but the task of President Blaugrana does not look easy.
Coutinho does not want to budge
While the suitors do not jostle to welcome Philippe Coutinho , the latter would not intend to simplify the plans of FC Barcelona . According to reports from Mundo Deportivo, the former Liverpool star is not expected to leave in the next winter transfer window, despite the competition within the Blaugrana squad. Not enough to fix Barça , still plagued by financial problems.