Date: 9th July 2021 at 1:16pm
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Both and could look to take advantage of Barcelona’s fragile financial state by making a move for attacking midfielder Philippe Coutinho.

are in a desperate position in regard to their wage bill. Their efforts to resign along with prior financial mismanagement means they are trying to cut the wage bill as much as they can.

This is why deals such as Junior Firpo to Leeds United have already occurred, as well as the club’s efforts to terminate the contracts of Samuel Umtiti and Miralem Pjanic.

Another player that could be loaned out to lighten the burden for at least one year is Coutinho, and according to Sport, both and have made their interest known to Barca. club are also an interested party.

The Brazilian playmaker made 28 appearances for before making the move to Liverpool, which is where he became one of the best players in the world. His €135 million move to did not work out though, hence why he is now seen as expendable.