Posted on October 24, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. by AD
During the last summer transfer window, FC Barcelona would have wanted to find the successor of Sergio Busquets. With this in mind, the Catalan club have identified the profile of Eduardo Camavinga, who was one year from the end of his contract with Stade Rennais. However, Joan Laporta finally saw the French crack switch to Real Madrid.
During the last summer transfer window, FC Barcelona lacked resources for its recruitment. Thus, Joan Laporta had to multiply the blows to 0 € to strengthen the workforce of Ronald Koeman. Indeed, the president of Barça took advantage of the contractual situations of Sergio Agüero, Eric Garcia and Memphis Depay with Manchester City and the OL to recruit them at 0 €. And if no midfielder has been recruited by FC Barcelona this summer, it would not be for lack of trying.
Barça wanted to recruit Camavinga for the succession of Busquets
According to information from Mundo Deportivo, FC Barcelona would have liked to find a new midfielder this was to prepare the succession of Sergio Busquets. And the one who would have most seduced the leaders of Barça to assume this role was none other than Eduardo Camavinga. However, Joan Laporta failed to complete this file, and finally saw Real Madrid formalize the signing of the 18-year-old French international.