La Liga is not going to enable it throughout the wage cap guidelines
The highest brass at FC Barcelona are pessimistic concerning the possibilities of signing a brand new participant to strengthen the workforce within the winter switch window, in accordance with a brand new report.
There was hope that with the sale of Memphis Depay to Atlético Madrid, Barcelona would have house beneath the league’s Monetary Truthful Play laws to make a brand new signing. However to date, it appears that evidently La Liga is unwilling to present the workforce any house to maneuver.
La Liga’s monetary controls are stronger than UEFA’s Monetary Truthful Play laws and have been a supply of annoyance for a lot of Spanish groups.
Barcelona’s monetary and authorized specialists thought they might have round 3.5 million to make new signings, however the league has advised them they’ve a lot lower than that. The membership has reportedly been stunned by that, since Memphis was offered and Gerard Piqué retired for the reason that final switch window.
Even with some wage cap house to make offers, Barcelona would have wanted to signal a participant for a comparatively small wage. Somebody like Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang final yr, who got here on a lowered wage and was a free switch from Arsenal.
So even when they got permission by the league, it might be onerous to discover a participant like that who was of a excessive sufficient high quality to contribute. For these causes mixed, the chance of Barcelona selecting up a contemporary face for the primary workforce is low.