Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich are set to make a move for Barcelona right-back Sergi Roberto, according to Goal. Barca Blaugranes).
According to the aforementioned source, Bayern Munich will try to sign Sergi Roberto from Barcelona before making the move on a regular basis next season.
Like Barcelona, Bayern are under financial pressure and will not be able to sign another permanent contract after Dayot Upamekano arrives from RB Leipzig in early summer.
The Bayern giants are set to sign French right-back Benjamin Pavard after a second season this season. The World Cup winner could be the only key right-back in Bayern’s squad as Joshua Kimmich continues to work in midfield.
Barcelona, meanwhile, have a surplus of right-backs following their acquisition of Emerson Royal from Betis this summer. Blaugrana Now Sergi Roberto, Emerson and Sergino Dest are emerging as the three main right-backs in their squad.
Barcelona are ready to listen to the offers of their fourth captain Sergi Roberto. The La Masia the graduate is in the final year of his contract with Barcelona. The Catalan giants want to release him in the summer if he does not agree to sign a new contract on wage cuts.
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Bayern Munich are also following in the footsteps of Barcelona’s Sergino Destini
Bayern Munich are keen to sign another right-back in the summer. The Bundesliga champions were also rumored to be interested in signing Sergino Dest from Barcelona earlier this week.
Bayern Munich want to use three right-backs from Barcelona. The Catalans are in dire need of funding and players in other positions to bolster their squad for next season.
Despite Bayern’s interest in Dest, no deal could be reached for the 20-year-old American right-back, as Ronald Koeman has praised him. Emerson Royal has just joined Barcelona and therefore has no chance.