Mercato | Mercato – PSG: Barcelona have tried a huge blow with Kylian Mbappé!

Posted on October 25, 2021 at 2:45 p.m. by GdSS

Following the sale of Neymar to PSG in the summer of 2017, FC Barcelona recruited Ousmane Dembélé. And a former manager of the Catalan club indicates that Kylian Mbappé was also a possibility at the time for Barça …

During the transfer window summer 2017, PSG had achieved a first master stroke by dislodging Neymar from FC Barcelona for 222M €, the amount of his release clause. The Blaugrana club had then started looking for a new big offensive reinforcement to compensate for the unexpected departure of its Brazilian star, and it was therefore Ousmane Dembélé who had been attracted from Borussia Dortmund . But the story could have been very different…

“We had the choice between Mbappé and Dembélé”

André Cury , former head of recruitment for < strong> FC Barcelona in Brazil, spoke on Cadena Ser, indicating that Kylian Mbappé , also recruited by PSG at the end of transfer window summer 2017, had been an option under consideration to replace Neymar in Baça : “We had the choice Mbappe or Dembele. The club chose Dembele after Neymar ”, confides Cury .

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