Barcelona have made great U-turns for the future of Antonio Griezmann and Philippe Coutinho. The forward and midfielder was expected to leave the club this summer, but the Catalan outfit has so far decided to keep the pair together until interested parties make an offer that is too good to turn down. ۔
Griezmann, currently Barcelona’s highest earner, was expected to help the club reduce its wage bill and re-sign Lionel Messi. The player was ready to go, Atletico Madrid was named his potential destination., But the two clubs failed to reach an agreement.
Coutinho, on the other hand, missed a major part of last season due to a knee injury that required surgery. He thought Not to be part of manager Ronald Koeman’s plans.With the club’s rating, it is hoped that he will get a new home and his books will pay him more.
However, According to the Spanish publication Marca.The La Liga giants have made an amazing U-turn and have now decided that both players can stay at Camp Nine this coming season. Barcelona will not sell them unless the interested clubs match the value of their Griezmann or Coutinho.
The change of heart came directly from Queens on two possible summer transfers. Despite their uncertain future, the Dutch manager has been impressed by their partnership and commitment during the pre-season and believes he is ready to play a role in helping bring the team back to its best this season. Are
Both Griezmann and Coutinho were expected to leave the club, and Barcelona faced a major financial crisis. The former had an interest in clubs in England, Italy and La Liga champions Atletico. However, the latter was not as hot in the market due to its recent injury record and not affecting Barcelona since coming from Liverpool in 2018.