Its finances in the red, FC Barcelona opted for free signings during the last summer transfer window. The Barça management could use the same formula to recruit one of its former also on the shelves of Olympique Lyonnais this summer.
Barça on an old Lyon track
In the tough financially, FC Barcelona still managed to recruit strong reinforcements last summer. Memphis Depay, Sergio Aguero and Eric Garcia joined Barca as free agents. While the financial situation of the Blaugranas remains delicate, the same formula should be renewed during the next summer transfer window. For Mundo Deportivo, the Catalan club wants to afford a new doorman. The club would target an elder of the house to strengthen its rearguard. The Catalan daily understands that the resident of the Camp Nou wants to repatriate Andrew Onana. Trained at La Masia, the Cameroonian plays at Ajax Amsterdam since 2015. Priority of Peter Bosz this summer, the 25-year-old goalkeeper did not join theOlympique Lyonnais. His contract with the Dutch club expires next summer.
Onana towards a return to Barcelona?
At the end of his contract at Ajax Amsterdam, André Onana recently claimed to have not concluded any agreement with a club. The Cameroonian put an end to rumors sending him to INTER Milan to take over veteran Samir Handanovic (37 years old). In view of the poor start to the season of Ronald Koeman and his troops, Marc-André Ter Stegen finds himself under fire. The German goalkeeper has already conceded 10 goals in 7 games this season. Reason why Barça could bring competition to this position to raise its level. Now it remains to find out whether the native of Nkol-Ngok is interested in a back to Barcelona. Answer in the coming months.