Lima, January 15, 2022Updated on 01/15/2022 11:21 am
Barcelona has had problems getting the ‘9’ and it seemed that the problems were over when Memphis Depay arrived, however, the Dutchman’s injuries prevented him from showing himself fully. According to the newspaper ‘Marca’, the Barça squad would be thinking of strengthening for that area of the pitch and would have Fiorentina striker Dusan Vlahovic in mind.
Although, according to the aforementioned media outlet, the Catalan cast would have had the opportunity to sign the 21-year-old Serbian attacker in August 2020. However, the ‘Blaugranas’ rejected him.
According to Marca, Darko Ristic, the player’s agent, and the Barça Sports Directorate—which was then led by Eric Abidal— I know they would have gathered In that conversation, the representative came with a proposal from Fiorentina for which Vlahovic would come to Barcelona on loan with a mandatory purchase option of 18 million euros.
The young footballer had had a great performance with the Italian team before the coronavirus quarantine. However, in the last games of the season, he showed a downturn and that is the reason why the Barça club refused to sign him
Dusan Vlahovic’s current numbers
Dusan Vlahovic is one of Fiorentina’s strongholds and, so far, he has played 23 games this season (between Serie A and Italian Cup) in which he has scored 19 goals and provided 3 assists. The Serbian attacker showed off with a hat-trick against Spezia on October 31.
Barcelona would not be the only one interested in signing the striker, because—according to information from the newspaper ‘Mundo Deportivo’—Atlético Madrid would also have him in their sights.