Barcelona No Longer Shoot Coutinho
Barcelona no longer include the name of Liverpool’s attacking midfielder, Philippe Coutinho, in their shooting list Agen Judi. Coutinho has played in the Champions League with the Reds, which reduced Barcelona’s interest.
As reported by Marca, The plan Barcelona could have tried to hook Coutinho in the winter transfer market in January. But, with Coutinho already appearing in the Champions League, so if Barcelona want to recruit, they can not play it in European elite club competition this season.
It makes Barcelona unable to play Coutinho in the Champions League due to unlawful UEFA Champions League rules Article 44 paragraph 2 which prohibits players defending two different clubs in one edition of the Champions League.
Previously, Barcelona has offered 183 million pounds (Rp 3.16 trillion) to hook Coutinho from Liverpool. However, Jurgen Klopp insists on retaining the player at Anfield. Klopp arguing still requires the services of 25-year player and Coutinho was reluctant to move to Camp Nou.
Nevertheless, Liverpool supporters still gave a rousing welcome when Coutinho came on for Emre Can on the Champions League first matchday against Sevilla on Thursday (14/4/2017), at Anfield.
As an alternative, Barcelona again hunted Jean Michael Seri from OGC Nice. In contrast to Coutinho, the Series can be played in Champions League matches as OGC Nice is only able to step up to qualifying before being beaten by Italian representative Napoli.
Barcelona had preached intend to bring the Series at a price of 40 million euros (Rp 633.89 billion). However, the negotiation process is not completed until the end of the summer transfer market in 2017.