Barcelona Set To Hijack Jules Kounde Move To Chelsea (Full Details)
Barcelona manager Xavi Hernandez is open to making a move for Chelsea target Jules Kounde, MySportDab reports.
The defender last summer almost sealed a late move to England, but Sevilla didn’t allow him leave due to disagreement in transfer fee.
Barcelona are now looking to sign Jules Kounde with Chelsea still unable to make a move happen despite the just concluded January window.
Xavi Hernandez is an admirer of the defender and he is set to force Barca into making a move which could see them sign him next summer.
The laliga side had an amazing January window shopping which saw them bringing in more players including Aubameyang from Arsenal.
Barcelona boss Xavi wants to add Sevilla defender Jules Kounde to his ranks at Camp Nou, according to reports reaching us from Sport.
The France international has been heavily linked with Chelsea and Manchester United in the recent past but nothing happen despite the January window.
Although those at Camp Nou are eager to see him remain in Spain as they will be making their move ahead of Premier League clubs who want him.
Barcelona made three permanent signings of Aubameyang, Dani Alves and Ferran Torres who joined from Manchester City boosting more experience and talents.
They got Adama Traore on loan making a return back to where he started his football career with a possible permanent agreement when the short deal comes to an end.
Things are beginning to shape up for them as their last game against Atletico Madrid showed how much the team has improved after the January window.
Barcelona are now eyeing another move which could see them land Jules Kounde who will add more firepower in their defense ahead of next season.
Nothing has been agreed upon as we await what happens next, but reports shows Barca are another side who are strongly linked with a move got the defender.