While Everton may have rejected Phillippe Coutinho, his Barcelona teammate Alex Collado may have rejected a Camp Nou exit himself. So, among other news from Barcelona football live today, Coutinho and Collado might stay at the club, in debt.
Barcelona Football Live Today – Coutinho and Collado Might Stay
Everton Have Given Up on a Move for Phillippe Coutinho
Barcelona have offered Everton the opportunity to sign Philippe Coutinho this summer.
However, the Premier League club is not currently interested in pursuing a move for the Barcelona attacker.
In the midst of financial difficulties, the Catalan giants are desperate to reduce their wage bill.
Coutinho has been strongly linked with a move away from Camp Nou in recent weeks.
According to the Liverpool Echo, Barcelona have approached Everton about signing Brazil international Philippe Coutinho.
However, the Toffees are not planning a move in the current market.
According to the report, the English club’s new manager, Rafael Benitez, is desperate to bolster his midfield options.
Despite this, though, the Merseyside club is currently looking at other options in that area of the field.
Alex Collado Refuses to Leave Barcelona
Alex Collado, a Barcelona B team player, has turned down a summer move to Belgian club Club Brugge.
Reports have heavily linked the 22-year-old with a move away from the Camp Nou.
Ahead of the 2021/22 La Liga season, the Blaugrana are looking to raise crucial funds.
Nonetheless, Collado has decided to stay in Spain and finish his contract’s final year, despite strong interest from the Belgians.
According to Mundo Deportivo, the midfielder wants to force his way into Ronald Koeman’s first-team plans in the coming months.
Collado has yet to make a single top-flight appearance under the Dutchman. He has only made two senior appearances since 2018.
Finally, we must inform fans that Collado may be willing to leave if a higher-profile offer comes in.