Barcelona media consider that the arrival of Memphis Depay may ultimately never take place.
Is Memphis Depay trapped? For the Iberian media, this takes the path … While he was very close to enlisting in Catalonia last summer and that he was at the end of his contract and was with OL, the fantastic Batavian striker was betrayed. A betrayal that emanates from the leaders of Barça and President Joan Laporta in particular. Indeed, Ronald Koeman, current coach of Barça and former coach of Depay in the national team of the Netherlands, was the one who pushed the hardest for the arrival of the former Mancunien in Barcelona.
Without Koeman, no Depay at Barça
However, Koeman himself is no longer certain to keep his position on the bench of FC Barcelona… Indeed, according to the sports daily, Catalan SPORTJoan Laporta is very close to installing local legend Xavi with the Blaugrana and therefore sacking Koeman after a very mixed season. The former Barca midfielder would come with his own ideas and his own players to install his project. A news that should delight Jean-Michel Aulas. President Lyonnais surely has a proposal for an extension ready to sign his star. As for Depay’s dreams of greatness, they will have to wait …