They link to Barça in the footsteps of a pearl of Chelsea
The Barça continues to search the market in search of players who can reinforce the first team squad at an affordable cost, since the Barça club wants to dedicate their financial efforts to renowned signings such as those of Ferran torres or Erling haaland, and in England they point to another name that could land at the Camp Nou in this winter market.
It’s about the young Ian Maatsen, left side of Chelsea that this campaign is on loan in the Coventry City, of the Championship, and is being one of the most prominent players in the English second division. This is pointed out by the ‘Football Insider’ portal, which points out that Maatsen’s good performances would have attracted a lot of attention from Barça scouts.
Maatsen, 19, signed for the Chelsea in summer 2018 from PSV and he made his debut with the first team of the ‘blues’ in an EFL Cup game in September 2019 under the orders of Frank Lampard. The last campaign was on loan in the Charlton athletic, being the undisputed starter despite his youth, and now continues to triumph in Coventry.
However, the possible signing of Ian Maatsen for him Barça It will not be easy since the full back still has three and a half more years of contract with him Chelsea, until 2024, and at Stamford Bridge they do not seem due to the work of letting the footballer escape, who is an international in the Netherlands Under-21 team. At Coventry They are waiting for news.