Barcelona are still looking for midfielder Monaco

Barcelona are still looking for midfielder Monaco

Barcelona apparently has not written off the name of Thomas Lemar from their list of hunts Reportedly, Blaugrana want to bring in the US midfielder Monaco in the transfer market late this season.

As reported by Football Espana, Barcelona will participate in the competition to seize Lemar who has scored one goal from 13 matches this season. Barcelona will compete with Liverpool and Arsenal are also interested.

Lemar himself previously reported to be anchored to Arsenal. Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger openly admitted his club was interested in Lemar.

Arsenal projected Lemar to replace Alexis Sanchez who had become the target of Manchester City.

Unfortunately, the transfer did not materialize. Lemar called refused to join Arsenal and chose to stay with AS Monaco.

According to the transfermarkt website, Lemar is still under contract until June 2020. It has a transfer clause of 27 million pounds sterling or 487 billion.

Shiny in the Past Season

Thomas Lemar

Lemar’s name began to steal the attention of major European clubs last season. Together with other Monaco players like Kylian Mbappe and Tiemoue Bakayoko, Lemar brought Monaco the French League champions.

In the Champions League, Monaco is trained Leonardo Jardim able to penetrate the semifinals. Unfortunately, Monaco’s move must stop at the hands of Juventus.