Ronald Koeman wanted his first signing after joining FC Barcelona to be his feeble pupil Romelu Lukaku, in step with a brand contemporary story from Catalonia. However, the Belgian became unable to near because of financial factors.
Lukaku plays for Inter Milan, the identical membership as one more striker the Catalans focused: Lautaro Martínez.
Luis Suárez became told he would now not be counted upon for next season, opening up a door for a brand contemporary striker. Koeman’s first alternative became Lukaku, a player he knew from after they each and each were a bit of Everton.
The impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the commercial entrance made Barcelona unwilling to pay a excessive note for Lukaku, particularly as the membership became having a behold at searching for to rep several alternatives within the switch market.
Now, it’s as a lot as be viewed whether Suárez does indeed depart, and if so, whether the Catalans lift in somebody to interchange him. Memphis Depay has been heavily linked with a circulate to the Camp Nou.