Barcelona resorted to selling a number of its players on the last day of the current summer transfer period, in order to face the economic crisis that the Catalan club is experiencing..
Barcelona sold Alex Moriba and Emerson Royal, in addition to Antoine Griezmann on the last day of the last summer transfer period, despite the technical need of some of them..
Ronald Koeman relied on Emerson Royal in the right-back position, alternating with American Serginio Dest, but despite this, Barcelona sold the Brazilian player..
And the departure of Antoine Griezmann in the last minutes of the Mercato towards Atletico Madrid, was the surprise, despite relying on him in the first matches of the season after Messi’s departure..
And the Spanish newspaper “Marca” confirmed that Barcelona saved 145 million euros over the last summer transfer period, by adding the departure of Junior Firpo and Trincao as well.
She continued, that FC Barcelona suffered from the salary crisis, which exceeded the ceiling allowed by the Spanish League, which forced the club to sell some of the players that Koeman depends on..
Barcelona surprised its fans, after it registered its jewel, Yusuf Demir, in the first team, despite signing him as a reserve player..
Demir scored his first appearance with Barcelona in the second round of the Spanish League against Athletic Bilbao, after he convinced Dutch coach Ronald Koeman of his abilities during the pre-season.