Barcelona defeats Juventus in the race for Depay, reaches agreement
Barcelona have reportedly reached an agreement with Dutch striker Memphis Depay. Who was also linked with a transfer to Juventus.
According to Calciomercato.com, Depay is set to move to Camp Nou on a free transfer. After his contract with Lyon expires at the end of the month.
Juventus had been linked with securing the player’s services. As the Old Lady are looking for a new center striker in the summer.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s future is in the air. While Alvaro Morata will stay on loan in Turin until June 2022.
But Calciomercato.com reports that he has signed a two-year, €5 million-a-year deal with Barcelona. And an announcement from the La Liga giants is imminent.
The Dutch star joined Lyon from Manchester United in a €16 million deal in 2017.
Moreover, he scored 22 goals in 40 appearances in all competitions with the Ligue 1 giants.