Ronald Koeman is looking for a replacement for Jordi Alba. The Dutch coach wants to add Angelino. According to an authoritative British publication, the Catalans want to strengthen the left-wing of the defense with the 23-year-old Spaniard.
After being appointed head coach of Barcelona, Ronald Koeman began to take care of strengthening the team. The names of the players that the Dutch specialist will try to add have already been announced in the press.
Among Barcelona’s targets, the Dutch dominate. Koeman wants to see Don Van de Beek, Georginio Wijnaldum and also Memphis Depay in the Catalan Grand.
And today, as Skysports wrote, Barça’s new head coach plans to add the Spanish left-back, Angelino. So, the Dutchman sees Jordi Alba as a replacement in the Spanish player.
Angelino is a Manchester City player and spent last season on loan at Leipzig, where he played quite well. The German club reached the Champions League’s semi-finals, while the 23-year-old full-back was an integral part of that team.
According to the same source, Manchester City is ready to let Angelino go. But they want 30 million euros in exchange for him.
Noteworthy, Angelino spent the second half of the 2019/20 season on loan at Leipzig – 18 games, one goal, and five assists.