Alemany and Reverter, already in Barcelona after negotiating for Ferran Torres
Mateu alemany, director of football FC Barcelona, and Ferran Reverter, CEO of the Barça club, have returned to Barcelona this afternoon from Manchester on a flight of Ryanair where its presence has not gone unnoticed by Catalans who were traveling on the same plane and who were aware of the negotiations with the City to achieve the incorporation of Ferran torres. Both were already on Thursday in the English city talking at the highest level with the current champion of the Premier league, which is not making it easy at all since he asks for a high figure for the versatile Valencian attacker, 21 years old and with a contract in force until 2025.
The Spanish international, who has scored 12 goals in 22 with La Roja, already has an agreement with Barça and asked to leave Etihad Stadium to Pep Guardiola. The coach of Santpedor he has no objection to dispensing with the striker as long as the clubs agree as he understands that Torres wants to play in Barcelona and thus also be closer to his family in Valencia.
As reported by MD, the footballer signed by him City to the Valencia in 2020 for 23 million fixed and 12 variable, of which five have already been paid, he is very enthusiastic about the interest of the Barça, which comes from afar. The Barça club has been working the operation for weeks with the utmost discretion to fulfill the wishes of Xavi Hernandez, who wants a winger that provides dribbling and imbalance but also achieves ability. In the case of Ferran, who has played false ‘9’ in the City and in the Spanish team under the orders of Luis Enrique, the robot portrait fits wonderfully. Come back to Barça It is a great opportunity for him to continue growing up surrounded by kids of a similar age such as the Ansu Fati, Eric Garcia, Gavi and Nico Gonzalez, also called to conquer the world in Qatar-2022.