Press reports revealed that the Spanish club Barcelona had confirmed the loss of the deal to sign Alvaro Morata, the Juventus striker, loaned from the Spanish club Atlético Madrid. And the Spanish newspaper, “Mundo Deportivo”, reported that Xavi Hernandez, coach of the team, asked the Barcelona administration to open formal negotiations with Italian club Juventus and Morata to contract with him during the current winter transfer period.
The newspaper confirmed that Barcelona moved away from contracting with the player for many reasons, foremost of which is Allegri, the coach of Juventus, with his services, with Atletico Madrid refusing the club of the main player loaned from its ranks to Juventus, for not supporting Barcelona, the direct opponent of Atletico Madrid.
The newspaper pointed out that Barcelona wants to include the player on loan only because the club’s main goal is to contract with Haaland in the summer, while Atletico Madrid wants to obtain 35 million euros to sell the player, which is the same agreement concluded with Juventus in the event that the old lady wants to buy the player. after the end of the loan.
In addition to the desire of Italian coach Massimiliano Allegri to stick to Morata’s services with the team, despite the Italian club’s approach to signing the Serbian striker Vlahovic, Fiorentina.