Report: Dortmund seeks Barcelona forward Depay

Barcelona: the club German football club Borussia Dortmund put Dutch striker Memphis Depay, Barcelona’s Spanish player, in the interest of summer transfers in Course, hoping to make up for striker Sebastian Haller’s absence from the squad in the next period, according to the Spanish sports newspaper “Sport” today, Wednesday. The newspaper pointed out that Dortmund have indeed communicated with the player and expressed a desire to include 28-year-old Depay among its ranks, but on a parameter basis. zero or in loan until June 2023. After Barcelona signed quest’summer with Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski from Poland and Leeds United’s Rafinha from Brazil, Depay’s chances of playing regularly with the Catalan side have diminished. Depay’s chances of participation also reduce the availability of other great alternatives in the attack against Barcelona manager Xavi Hernandez, such as France’s Ousmane Dembele, Gabonese Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Spain’s Ferran Torres and Ansu Fati. Depay played very few games for Barcelona under Xavi at the end of last season and his level of performance was not convincing for the manager. Barcelona need to sell some of their players to reduce the size of their debts, which amount to 1.35 million euros, by taking advantage of the sale of players on the one hand and reducing the amount of salaries incurred annually by the club. Never media Spaniards indicate at the same time that Depay feels comfortable in the ranks of Barcelona and insists on completing his contract with the club Catalan. Some reports indicate that Barcelona are ready to give up the Dutch player for 20 million euros. Haller, who recently moved from Ajax to Dortmund, suffers from a tumor that will keep him out of the game for several months. In recent days i media they mentioned the names of some forwards in alternative to Haller, 28, like Edinson Cavani, Edin Dzeko, Mauro Icardi, Giovanni Simeone and Anthony Modeste. (Dpa)