Agreement reached: Depay Barcelona player
Lyon striker Memphis Depay will join Barcelona in the coming days, after reaching an agreement worth 25 million euros plus bonuses.
The news regarding Memphis Depay was announced by the media in the Netherlands.
Barcelona’s main target this summer was Inter striker Lautaro Martinez. However, the Catalan giants failed in their efforts to secure his services.
Inter have removed the Argentine from the market. And his manager confirms that Lautaro will stay at Giuseppe Meazza.
He was second on the shortlist of new coach Ronald Koeman, his compatriot. Under whose orders he played in the Dutch National Team.
The big Dutch newspaper, De Telegraaf, reports that the deal for Depay has already come to an agreement.
“Memphis will play alongside Lionel Messi.” writes the Dutch daily.
Furthermore, the 26-year-old was Koeman’s first wish after becoming Barca coach.